Term Information [More information on fibrinogen complex]

Accession
GO:0005577
Name
fibrinogen complex
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
fibrinogen, fibrinogen alpha chain, fibrinogen beta chain, fibrinogen gamma chain
Definition
A highly soluble, elongated protein complex found in blood plasma and involved in clot formation. It is converted into fibrin monomer by the action of thrombin. In the mouse, fibrinogen is a hexamer, 46 nm long and 9 nm maximal diameter, containing two sets of nonidentical chains (alpha, beta, and gamma) linked together by disulfide bonds. Source: ISBN:0198547684
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History
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Ancestors of fibrinogen complex (GO:0005577)
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fibrinogen complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
fibrinogen complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) extracellular region (GO:0005576)
fibrinogen complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) extracellular region part (GO:0044421)
fibrinogen complex [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecular complex (GO:0032991)
fibrinogen complex [part_of relation] part_of  extracellular space (GO:0005615)
fibrinogen complex [is_a relation] is_a  protein complex (GO:0043234)

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