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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Calgranulin A

    A 10.8-kDa member of the S-100 family of calcium-binding proteins that can form homo- or heterocomplexes with CALGRANULIN B and a variety of other proteins. The calgranulin A/B heterodimer is known as LEUKOCYTE L1 ANTIGEN COMPLEX. Calgranulin A is found in many cell types including GRANULOCYTES; KERATINOCYTES; and myelomonocytes, and has been shown to act as a chemotactic substance for NEUTROPHILS. Because it is present in acute inflammation but absent in chronic inflammation, it is a useful biological marker for a number of pathological conditions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calgranulin a in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calgranulin a in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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