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Chromogranin B MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

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Chromogranin B
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Scope Note
A type of chromogranin which was initially characterized in a rat PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA CELL LINE. It is found in many species including human, rat, mouse, and others. It is an acidic protein with 626 to 657 amino acid residues. In some species, it inhibits secretion of PARATHYROID HORMONE or INSULIN and exerts bacteriolytic effects in others.
Entry Term(s)
Secretogranin I
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Previous Indexing
Chromogranins (1985-2006)
Public MeSH Note
2007; CHROMOGRANIN B was indexed under CHROMOGRANINS 1985-2006 & PROTEINS 1985-2006
History Note
2007 (1985)
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Chromogranin B Preferred
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