Hexameric extracellular matrix glycoprotein transiently expressed in many developing organs and often re-expressed in tumors. It is present in the central and peripheral nervous systems as well as in smooth muscle and tendons. (From Kreis & Vale, Guidebook to the Extracellular Matrix and Adhesion Proteins, 1993, p93) (mesh:D019063)



Synonym Reference Specificity
tenascin Exact
Tenascin Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:5318 TNC isa
HGNC:11976 TNXB isa
HGNC:22942 TNN isa
HGNC:11953 TNR isa

Outgoing Relations

None available.