α-MSH

Ligand id: 1320

Name: α-MSH

Species: Human, Mouse, Rat

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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
POMC proopiomelanocortin Human pro-opiomelanocortin ACTH, adrenocorticotropic hormone, adrenocorticotropin, alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone, beta-endorphin, beta-lipotropin, beta-melanocyte stimulating hormone, CLIP, LPH, MSH, NPP, POC
Pomc pro-opiomelanocortin-alpha Mouse pro-opiomelanocortin ACTH, adrenal corticotropic hormone, alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone, alphaMSH, alpha-MSH, BE, beta-endorphin, beta-melanocyte stimulating hormone, beta-MSH, gamma-melanocyte stimulating hormone, gamma-MSH, POMC, Pomc-1
Pomc proopiomelanocortin Rat pro-opiomelanocortin alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone, alphaMSH, corticotropin-lipotropin, Pomc1, Pomc2, proopiomelanocortin, pro-opiomelanocortin, proopiomelanocortin (adrenocorticotropin/ beta-lipotropin/ alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone/ beta-melanocyte stimulating hormone/ beta-endorphin), pro-opiomelanocortin-alpha, proopiomelanocortin, beta (endorphin, beta), proopoimelanocortin, beta (endorphin, beta)
Synonyms
α-melanocyte stimulating hormone
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 581-05-5
PubChem CID 16162729
UniProtKB P01189 (Hs), P01193 (Mm), P01194 (Rn)