glucagon-like peptide 2

Ligand id: 1140

Name: glucagon-like peptide 2

Abbreviated name: GLP-2

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
GCG glucagon Human preproglucagon glicentin-related polypeptide, GLP1, GLP2, glucagon-like peptide 1, glucagon-like peptide 2, GRPP
Synonyms
GLP-2 (1-33)
glucagon-like peptide 2 (1-33)
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 223460-79-5 (Hs)
UniProtKB P01275 (Hs)
Wikipedia Glucagon-like_peptide-2
Comments
Human GLP-2(1-33) differs from rat and mouse in residues 11 (Asparagine) and 19 (Alanine).