gastrin-6

Ligand id: 3557

Name: gastrin-6

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
GAST gastrin Human preprogastrin GAS
Database Links
UniProtKB P01350 (Hs)
Comments
Gastrin-6 is the smallest circulating bioactive gastrin in humans. It is found in sulfated and nonsulfated forms, with sulphation increasing efficacy [1].