α-CGRP

Ligand id: 695

Name: α-CGRP

Species: Mouse, Rat

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Synonyms
αCGRP | rat α-calcitonin gene-related peptide
Comments
This peptide is an isoform of calcitonin, encoded by the same gene and produced by alternative splicing.
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
Calca calcitonin/calcitonin-related polypeptide, alpha Mouse preprocalcitonin alpha CGRP, CA, Calc, calcitonin/calcitonin-related polypeptide, calcitonin/calcitonin-related polypeptide, alpha, Cgrp, Ct, Ctn
Calca calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha Rat preprocalcitonin alpha-type CGRP, Cal1, CAL6, Calc, calcitonin, calcitonin/calcitonin-related polypeptide, alpha, calcitonin gene-related peptide 1, calcitonin gene-related peptide I, CGRP, CGRP-I, RATCAL6
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 96827-03-1
Ensembl Gene ENSMUSG00000030669, ENSRNOG00000011130 (Rn)
Entrez Gene 12310 (Mm), 24241 (Rn)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135651609
UniProtKB Q99JA0 (Mm), P01256 (Rn)