[des-octanoyl]ghrelin

Ligand id: 1098

Name: [des-octanoyl]ghrelin

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
GHRL ghrelin and obestatin prepropeptide Human prepro-appetite regulatory hormone ghrelin, ghrelin, growth hormone secretagogue receptor ligand, ghrelin/obestatin prepropeptide, MTLRP, obestatin
Synonyms
[des-octanoyl] ghrelin
des-octanoyl ghrelin
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 313951-59-6 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q9UBU3 (Hs)
Comments
Major circulating form of the peptide.