MFAP4 is a protein with similarity to a bovine microfibril-associated protein. The protein has binding specificities for both collagen and carbohydrate. It is thought to be an extracellular matrix protein which is involved in cell adhesion or intercellular interactions. The gene is located within the Smith-Magenis syndrome region.
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Protein Aliases: MFAP4; Microfibril-associated glycoprotein 4; microfibrillar-associated protein 4
Gene Aliases: 1110007F23Rik; Magp-36; MFAP4
Molecular Function: signaling molecule