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Vitronectin

vitronectin

(Science: protein) serum protein (70 kD) also called serum spreading factor from its activity in promoting adhesion and spreading of tissue cells in culture. Contains the cell binding sequence arg gly asp (RGD) first found in fibronectin.


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