機能Major acute phase reactant. Apolipoprotein of the HDL complex.
組織特異性Expressed by the liver; secreted in plasma.
関連疾患Note=Reactive, secondary amyloidosis is characterized by the extracellular accumulation in various tissues of the SAA protein. These deposits are highly insoluble and resistant to proteolysis; they disrupt tissue structure and compromise function. Note=Elevated serum SSA protein levels may be associated with lung cancer.
配列類似性Belongs to the SAA family.
翻訳後修飾This protein is the precursor of amyloid protein A, which is formed by the removal of approximately 24 residues from the C-terminal end.