insulin-like growth factor 1

Ligand id: 4971

Name: insulin-like growth factor 1

Abbreviated name: IGF-1

Species: Human

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Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2005))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
6372 mecasermin
CEP-151 | mechano growth factor (MGF) | myotrophin
The recombinant form of human IGF-1 is an approved drug, mecasermin.
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
IGF1 insulin like growth factor 1 Human prepro-insulin-like growth factor I IGF1A, insulin-like growth factor 1 (somatomedin C)
Database Links
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1201716
DrugBank Ligand DB01277
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000017427 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101669
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000017427 (Hs)
Search PubMed clinical trials mecasermin
Search PubMed titles mecasermin
Search PubMed titles/abstracts mecasermin
UniProtKB P05019 (Hs)
Wikipedia IGF1, Mecasermin