(redirected from Fibulin)
Also found in: Wikipedia.
FBLNFlorida Business Leadership Network (Tallahassee, FL)
References in periodicals archive ?
Fibulin is an extracellular matrix and plasma glycoprotein with repeated domain structure.
A comparative analysis of the fibulin protein family.
12] Human genes: VWF, von Willebrand factor; LEP, leptin; MMP2, matrix metallopeptidase 2 (gelatinase A, 72kDa gelatinase, 72kDa type IV collagenase); FBLN1, fibulin 1; FBLN2, fibulin 2; ACTS, actin, beta; CRISPLD2, Cysteine-rich secretory protein LCCL domain containing 2; SERPINF1, Serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade F (alpha-2 antiplasmin, pigment epithelium derived factor), member 1; ITM2A, Integral membrane protein 2A; LEPR, leptin receptor; ZFP36L2, zinc finger protein 36, C3H type-like 2; ELN, elastin.
In vitro data demonstrate that Cvclopeptide-5 up-regulates a range of genes, including laminin IV, collagen IV and fibulin, to stimulate basement membrane proteins and growth factors.