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Complement Factor B

"Complement Factor B" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A glycine-rich, heat-labile serum glycoprotein that contains a component of the C3 CONVERTASE ALTERNATE PATHWAY (C3bBb). Bb, a serine protease, is generated when factor B is cleaved by COMPLEMENT FACTOR D into Ba and Bb.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Complement Factor B" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Complement Factor B" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 22 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2008 and 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.