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ZP3 [ENSP00000378326]

Zona pellucida glycoprotein 3 (sperm receptor); The mammalian zona pellucida, which mediates species- specific sperm binding, induction of the acrosome reaction and prevents post-fertilization polyspermy, is composed of three to four glycoproteins, ZP1, ZP2, ZP3, and ZP4. ZP3 is essential for sperm binding and zona matrix formation; Belongs to the ZP domain family. ZPC subfamily.

Synonyms:  ZP3,  ZP3p,  hZP3,  E9PFI9,  P21754 ...

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