alarin

Ligand id: 6123

Name: alarin

Species: Rat

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
Galp galanin-like peptide Rat prepro-galanin-like peptide (prepro-GALP) AF188491, galanin-like peptide, galanin-like peptide precursor
Comments
Alarin is a splice variant of GALP. This variant excludes exon 3 and results in a frame shift leading to a stop codon after 49 amino acids. The C terminal 25 amino acids are predicted to constitute the fully processed, mature peptide [2].