What does galectin 3 mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Galectin 3

    A multifunctional galactin initially discovered as a macrophage antigen that binds to IMMUNOGLOBULIN E, and as 29-35-kDa lectin that binds LAMININ. It is involved in a variety of biological events including interactions with galactose-containing glycoconjugates, cell proliferation, CELL DIFFERENTIATION, and APOPTOSIS.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of galectin 3 in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of galectin 3 in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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