glycoprotein hormone common alpha subunit

Ligand id: 4378

Name: glycoprotein hormone common alpha subunit

Species: Rat

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Glycoprotein hormones
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
Cga glycoprotein hormones, alpha polypeptide Rat glycoprotein hormones alpha chain anterior pituitary glycoprotein hormones common subunit alpha, follicle-stimulating hormone alpha chain, follitropin alpha chain, FSH-alpha, glycoprotein hormones, glycoprotein hormones alpha chain, glycoprotein hormones, alpha polypeptide, glycoprotein hormones, alpha subunit, LSH-alpha, luteinizing hormone alpha chain, lutropin alpha chain, pituitary hormone, pituitary hormone alpha subunit, thyroid-stimulating hormone alpha chain, thyrotropin alpha chain, TSH-alpha
Synonyms
chorionic gonadotropin alpha chain | FSHα | HCGα | LHα
Database Links
UniProtKB P11962 (Rn)
Comments
The glycoprotein hormone common alpha subunit differs from the mouse peptide at residues 6, 68 and 85