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Gastrin-Releasing Peptide MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Gastrin-Releasing Peptide
Tree Number(s)
D06.472.317.410
D12.644.400.315
D12.776.631.650.315
Unique ID
D019886
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019886
Scope Note
Neuropeptide and gut hormone that helps regulate GASTRIC ACID secretion and motor function. Once released from nerves in the antrum of the STOMACH, the neuropeptide stimulates release of GASTRIN from the GASTRIN-SECRETING CELLS.
Entry Term(s)
Gastrin-Releasing Peptide (1-27)
Pharm Action
Gastrointestinal Agents
Registry Number
80043-53-4
Previous Indexing
Peptides (1978-1997)
Public MeSH Note
98; GASTRIN RELEASING PEPTIDE was indexed under PEPTIDES 1978-97
History Note
98; use GASTRIN-RELEASING PEPTIDE (NM) 1980-97
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1997/06/20
Revision Date
2015/11/23
Gastrin-Releasing Peptide Preferred
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