This target displays homology in the following species: Horse: 77%; Human: 100%; Rat: 77%
Major glycoprotein component of a variety of mucus gels. Thought to provide a protective, lubricating barrier against particles and infectious agents at mucosal surfaces.
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Protein Aliases: mucin 3; Mucin-3B
Gene Aliases: MUC3; MUC3A
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 57876