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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:increased circulating lipocalin 2 level
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Accession:MP:0031342 term browser browse the term
Definition:increase 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: elevated circulating LCN2 level;   elevated circulating lipocalin 2 level;   increased circulating LCN2 level;   increased circulating NGAL level;   increased circulating neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin level
 narrow_synonym: increased plasma lipocalin 2 level;   increased serum lipocalin 2 level

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  mammalian phenotype 5374
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1396
      abnormal homeostasis 1299
        abnormal protein level 128
          abnormal lipocalin 2 level 2
            increased lipocalin 2 level 1
              increased circulating lipocalin 2 level 0
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