Dictionary » P » Plasma fibronectin

Plasma fibronectin

plasma fibronectin

A circulating a2-glycoprotein that functions as an opsonin, mediating reticuloendothelial and macrophage clearance of fibrin microaggregates, collagen debris, and bacterial particulates, protecting microvascular perfusion and lymphatic drainage.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

The Fiber Disease

... is most cryptic. I believe that the glycoprotein you refer to is Fibronectin, which mediates a variety of cell to cell interactions and it's found in plasma. Man-made? It's so not nice to fool with Mother Nature. But why more females afflicted? ...

See entire post
by London
Thu Nov 17, 2005 8:57 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6268552

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,754 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link