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Compound Summary for: CID 24794885

Gelsolin

Also known as: GEM 231; DNC000683; DNC000684
Molecular Formula: C35H57N5O10   Molecular Weight: 707.85458   InChIKey: OYQRWBFWLSYDIZ-NATPOTRJSA-N
A 90-kDa protein produced by macrophages that severs ACTIN filaments and forms a cap on the newly exposed filament end. Gelsolin is activated by CALCIUM ions and participates in the assembly and disassembly of actin, thereby increasing the motility of some CELLS.   From: MeSH
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