Ligand id: 4921

Name: erythropoietin

Species: Human

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Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (no history prior to 1989 available))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
6384 epoetin alfa
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
EPO erythropoietin Human prepro-erythropoietin EP
Epogen® | Procrit®
Database Links
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1201565
DrugBank Ligand DB00016
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000130427 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101620
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000130427 (Hs)
Search PubMed clinical trials epoetin alfa
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UniProtKB P01588 (Hs)
Wikipedia Epoetin alfa, Erythropoietin
The recombinant form of human erythropoietin, produced by CHO cells, is an approved drug with INN epoetin alfa.