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Details for messenger / hormone: BMP9

EndoNet ID: ENH00437

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  • GDF-2
  • BMP9
  • bone morphogenetic protein 9
  • GDF2
  • growth/differentiation factor 2
  • BMP-9

General information

  • May be involved in bone formation, regulates blood glucose homeostasis, involved in chondrogenesis.
  • GREMLIN and DANTE are secreted antagonists for BMPs and SLITs. [1]


Hormone function

  • development and growth
    • growth stimulation
    • metabolism
      • nutrient supply

      Chemical classification

      Links to other resources

      UniProt Q9UK05
      Ensembl ENST00000249598
      KEGG hsa:2658
      • Anatomical structure: adipose_tissue


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