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obestatin, human MeSH Supplementary Concept Data 2024


MeSH Supplementary
obestatin, human
Unique ID
C505799
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/C505799
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
*PEPTIDE HORMONES (2005-2010)
Heading Mapped to
*Ghrelin
Frequency
109
Note
a ghrelin-associated peptide encoded by the ghrelin gene that suppresses food intake; two peptide hormones with opposing action in weight regulation are derived from the same gene; after differential modification, these hormones activate distinct receptors; binds orphan G protein coupled receptor GPR39; predominantly secreted by the stomach and released into the blood; amino acid sequence known
Source
Science 2005 Nov 11;310(5750):996-9
Date of Entry
2005/12/02
Revision Date
2010/12/30
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