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Proteoglycans

1. Cell Surface Proteoglycans  2. Extracellular Matrix Proteoglycans
Syndecans (transmembrane HSPG)
Small leucine-rich repeats
Glypicans (GPI-anchored HSPG)   Hyalectans
Other cell surface proteoglycans
Collagen proteoglycans
  Other extracellular proteoglycans

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1. Cell Surface Proteoglycans

Syndecans (transmembrane HSPG):

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
SDC1 syndecan 1 SDC CD138, syndecan, SYND1 2p24.1
SDC2 syndecan 2 HSPG, HSPG1 fibroglycan, SYND2, CD362 8q22-q23
SDC3 syndecan 3 N-syndecan, SYND3 1p35.2
SDC4 syndecan 4 SYND4, amphiglycan, ryudocan 20q12

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Glypicans (GPI-anchored HSPG):

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
GPC1 glypican 1 glypican 2q35-q37
GPC2 glypican 2 cerebroglycan, FLJ38962, DKFZp547M109 7q22.1
GPC3 glypican 3 SDYS OCI-5, SGBS, SGBS1, SGB, DGSX Xq26
GPC4 glypican 4 K-glypican Xq26.1
GPC5 glypican 5 13q32
GPC6 glypican 6 13q32

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Other cell surface proteoglycans:

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
CD44 CD44 molecule (Indian blood group) MIC4, MDU2, MDU3 IN, MC56, Pgp1, CD44R, HCELL, CSPG8 11p13
CSPG4 chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 4 MCSPG, MEL-CSPG, MSK16, NG2, MCSP, HMW-MAA 15q24.2
TGFBR3 transforming growth factor, beta receptor III betaglycan, BGCAN 1p33-p32

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2. Extracellular Matrix Proteoglycans

Small leucine-rich repeats:

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
ASPN asporin FLJ20129, SLRR1C, PLAP1 9q22.31
BGN biglycan DSPG1, SLRR1A Xq28
CHAD chondroadherin SLRR4A 17q21.33
DCN decorin DSPG2, SLRR1B 12q21.33
EPYC epiphycan DSPG3 Pg-Lb, SLRR3B 12q21
FMOD fibromodulin SLRR2E 1q32
KERA keratocan CNA2 SLRR2B 12q21.3-q22
LUM lumican LDC SLRR2D 12q21.33
OGN osteoglycin mimecan, OIF, SLRR3A 9q22
OMD osteomodulin osteoadherin, SLRR2C 9q22.31
PODN podocan PCAN, PODOCAN, MGC24995, SLRR5A 1p32.3
PRELP proline/arginine-rich end leucine-rich repeat protein SLRR2A, prolargin 1q32

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Hyalectans:

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
ACAN aggrecan MSK16, CSPG1, AGC1 CSPGCP 15q26.1
BCAN brevican BEHAB, MGC13038, CSPG7 1q31
NCAN neurocan CSPG3 19p12
VCAN versican CSPG2 PG-M 5q14.2-q14.3

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Collagen proteoglycans:

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
COL9A1 collagen, type IX, alpha 1 6q13
COL9A2 collagen, type IX, alpha 2 EDM2 MED 1p33-p32
COL9A3 collagen, type IX, alpha 3 IDD, MED, EDM3, FLJ90759, DJ885L7.4.1 20q13.3
COL12A1 collagen, type XII, alpha 1 COL12A1L 6q12-q13
COL15A1 collagen, type XV, alpha 1 9q21-q22

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Other extracellular proteoglycans:

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
AGRN agrin AGRIN 1p36.33
HSPG2 heparan sulfate proteoglycan 2 SJS1 perlecan, PRCAN 1p36.1-p35
SMC3 structural maintenance of chromosomes 3 CSPG6 HCAP, BAM, SMC3L1, bamacan 10q25
SRGN serglycin PRG, PRG1 PPG 10q22.1

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