α-CGRP

Ligand id: 681

Name: α-CGRP

Species: Human

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Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Synonyms
α-calcitonin gene-related peptide (αCGRP, human) | calcitonin gene-related peptide 1 (CGRP)
Comments
This peptide is an isoform of calcitonin, encoded by the same gene and produced by alternative splicing. Please note that each peptide is represented by a different UniProt ID.
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
CALCA calcitonin related polypeptide alpha Human preprocalcitonin CALC1, calcitonin, calcitonin 1, calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 90954-53-3 (Hs)
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000110680
Entrez Gene 796
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135651608
UniProtKB P06881 (Hs)