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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:decreased circulating lipocalin 2 level
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Accession:MP:0031341 term browser browse the term
Definition:reduction in the amount in the blood of lipocalin 2, a protein that plays a role in innate immunity by limiting bacterial growth as a result of sequestering iron-containing siderophores
Synonyms:exact_synonym: decreased circulating LCN2 level;   decreased circulating NGAL level;   decreased circulating neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin level;   reduced circulating LCN2 level;   reduced circulating NGAL level;   reduced circulating lipocalin 2 level;   reduced circulating neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin level
 narrow_synonym: decreased plasma lipocalin 2 level;   decreased serum lipocalin 2 level;   reduced plasma lipocalin 2 level;   reduced serum lipocalin 2 level

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  mammalian phenotype 5373
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1397
      abnormal homeostasis 1299
        abnormal protein level 128
          abnormal lipocalin 2 level 2
            decreased lipocalin 2 level 1
              decreased circulating lipocalin 2 level 0
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