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Protein Wnt-8 - P28026 (WNT8_XENLA)

 

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Number of PDB entries for P28026: 1
 
Function
Ligand for members of the frizzled family of seven transmembrane receptors. Plays a role in ventral mesodermal patterning during embryogenesis. Mimics Nieuwkoop center activity. Causes dorsal mesodermal differentiation of animal cap ectoderm when coexpressed with noggin and nuclear, sequence-specific DNA-binding protein xBra. None of these molecules causes dorsal mesoderm formation when expressed alone. (data source: UniProt  )
Subunit structure
Homooligomer; disulfide-linked, leading to inactivation. Interacts with the long chain of cer1. (data source: UniProt  )
UniProtKB:
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Gene name: wnt8
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