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PLGLA  -  plasminogen-like A (pseudogene)

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: PLGLA1, PLGP2, PRGA, Plasminogen-like protein A, Plasminogen-like protein A1, ...
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  • We examined the promoter activity of two homologous plasminogen-related genes (PRGA and PRGB) employing HepG2 cells [1].
  • CAT assays revealed that the promoter activity of PRGA was 3-fold that of plasminogen, while the activity of PRGB was 5-fold [1].


  1. Characterization of the 5'-flanking regions of plasminogen-related genes A and B. Kida, M., Wakabayashi, S., Ichinose, A. FEBS Lett. (1997) [Pubmed]
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