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prolactin (human)

Overview
prolactin Prolactin acts primarily on the mammary gland by promoting lactation. Belongs to the somatotropin/prolactin family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cytokine; Motility/polarity/chemotaxis; Secreted; Secreted, signal peptide
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 6p22.3
Cellular Component: extracellular region
Molecular Function: prolactin receptor binding; protein binding
Biological Process: cell proliferation; cell surface receptor linked signal transduction; cellular protein metabolic process; positive regulation of JAK-STAT cascade; regulation of multicellular organism growth
Reference #:  P01236 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: PRL; Prolactin
Gene Symbols: PRL
Molecular weight: 25,876 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.5  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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prolactin

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