metreleptin

Ligand id: 7333

Name: metreleptin

Classification
Compound class Peptide or derivative
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2014))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
7808 metreleptin
Synonyms
Myalept® | r-metHuLeptin | R-methuleptin
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 186018-45-1
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL2107857
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178103905
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Comments
Metreleptin is a recombinant, 147 amino acid (~16kDa), N-methionyl- analogue of human leptin [1]. Leptin is an adipokine (cytokine secreted by adipose tissue).