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What does COMP stand for?

COMP stands for Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein

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Pseudoachondroplasia appears to develop secondarily to a mutation within the genes encoding for cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) on chromosome 19 and is most closely related to multiple epiphyseal dysplasia (MED/EDM1), a disorder also characterized by a mutation of the COMP.
Some examples that are elevated in populations of patients with hip or knee OA include serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP), urinary C-terminal cross-linking telopeptide of type II collagen (CTX-II), and serum hyaluronan.