PEN

Ligand id: 9140

Name: PEN

Species: Rat

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Comments
Rat PEN is one of the active fragments cleaved from pro-protein proSAAS. It is amino acids 221-242 of proSAAS. PEN appears to be involved in the regulation of feeding, possibly in concert with the BigLEN-GPR171 ligand-receptor system [1].
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
Pcsk1n proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 1 inhibitor Rat proSAAS -
Database Links
GtoPdb PubChem SID 315661225