Search Login Register

Biglycan Summary

Description: A small leucine-rich proteoglycan found in a variety of tissues including CAPILLARY ENDOTHELIUM; SKELETAL MUSCLE; CARTILAGE; BONE; and TENDONS. The protein contains two glycosaminoglycan chains and is similar in structure to DECORIN.

Also Known As: Bone Proteoglycan I; Proteoglycan S1

Networked: 269 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 39 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Biglycan is Relevant

  1. Atherosclerosis : 1 outcome 4 studies in 29 results
  2. Cicatrix (Scar) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 15 results
  3. Neointima : 1 outcome in 6 results
  4. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) : 1 outcome in 4 results
  5. Albuminuria : 1 outcome in 3 results
Show All >>

Drugs Related to Biglycan

  1. Decorin
  2. Messenger RNA (mRNA)
  3. Collagen
  4. Collagen Type I (Type I Collagen)
  5. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)
  6. Fibronectins (Fibronectin)
  7. Procollagen
  8. Cholesterol
  9. Steroids
  10. Autoantibodies
Show All >>

Therapies Related to Biglycan

  1. Fat-Restricted Diet (Diet, Fat Restricted)
  2. Nephrectomy
  3. Transplants (Transplant)
  4. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
  5. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.