masp1/3a

Summary

Gene Symbol: masp1/3a
Description: mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease-3a
Alias: MASP, mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease-3a, mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease
Species: common platanna

Top Publications

  1. Endo Y, Takahashi M, Nakao M, Saiga H, Sekine H, Matsushita M, et al. Two lineages of mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease (MASP) in vertebrates. J Immunol. 1998;161:4924-30 pubmed
    Mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease (MASP) is a newly identified member of the serine protease superfamily...
  2. Endo Y, Nonaka M, Saiga H, Kakinuma Y, Matsushita A, Takahashi M, et al. Origin of mannose-binding lectin-associated serine protease (MASP)-1 and MASP-3 involved in the lectin complement pathway traced back to the invertebrate, amphioxus. J Immunol. 2003;170:4701-7 pubmed
    ..To elucidate the phylogenetic origin of MASP and a primordial complement system, we cloned two MASP cDNAs from amphioxus (Branchiostoma belcheri) of the ..