Table 1

Proposed nomenclature for CCN proteins

CCN nomenclatureCurrent namesAlternative designations
CCN names were given according to their chronological identification. It is suggested that a lower case letter should be used to indicate species when needed (for example, hCCN1 for human cyr61).
CCN 1CYR61/CCE10IGFBP-rP 4
CCN 2CTGF/FISP12IGFBP-rP 2, Hcs 24
CCN 3NOVIGFBP-rP 3
CCN 4WISP-1/ELM 1
CCN 5WISP-2/rCOP-1
CCN 6WISP-3