urocortin 1

Ligand id: 919

Name: urocortin 1

Abbreviated name: UCN

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Comments
The human UCN sequence differs from mouse and rat sequences at residues 2 and 4 representing asparagine and serine respectively.
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
UCN urocortin Human Urocortin (prepro-urocortin) UI, UROC
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 176591-49-4 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135651904
PubChem SID 7980865 (Hs)
SynPHARM 2478 (in complex with CRF2 receptor)
UniProtKB P55089 (Hs)
Wikipedia Urocortin