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A secretory proteinase inhibitory protein that was initially purified from human SKIN. It is found in a variety mucosal secretions and is present at high levels in SPUTUM. Elafin may play a role in the innate immunity (IMMUNITY, INNATE) response of the LUNG.
The numerical value of elafin in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of elafin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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