Official Full Name
calponin 1, basic, smooth muscle
Thin filament-associated protein that is implicated in the regulation and modulation of smooth muscle contraction. It is capable of binding to actin, calmodulin, troponin C and tropomyosin. The interaction of calponin with actin inhibits the actomyosin Mg-ATPase activity.
CNN1; calponin 1, basic, smooth muscle; SMCC; Sm-Calp; HEL-S-14; calponin-1; basic calponin; calponins, basic; calponin H1, smooth muscle; epididymis secretory protein Li 14; Sm Calp; SMCC, Sm-Calp; calponin alpha; calponin, smooth muscle