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mmp10

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Official Full Name
matrix metallopeptidase 10 (stromelysin 2)
Background
Proteins of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) family are involved in the breakdown of extracellular matrix in normal physiological processes, such as embryonic development, reproduction, and tissue remodeling, as well as in disease processes, such as arthritis and metastasis. Most MMPs are secreted as inactive proproteins which are activated when cleaved by extracellular proteinases. The enzyme encoded by this gene degrades proteoglycans and fibronectin. The gene is part of a cluster of MMP genes which localize to chromosome 11q22.3. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Synonyms
MMP10; matrix metallopeptidase 10 (stromelysin 2); SL-2; STMY2; stromelysin-2; MMP-10; transin 2; transin-2; stromelysin 2; matrix metalloprotease 10; matrix metalloproteinase-10; matrix metalloproteinase 10 (stromelysin 2); MMP3; stromelysin-1; matrix metallopeptidase 3 (stromelysin 1, progelatinase)