insulin-like growth factor 1   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4971

Abbreviated name: IGF-1
Synonyms: CEP-151 | mechano growth factor (MGF) | myotrophin
Approved drug
insulin-like growth factor 1 is an approved drug (FDA (2005))
Comment: The recombinant form of human IGF-1 is an approved drug, mecasermin.
Species: Human
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Classification Click here for help
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups Neuropeptides
Approved drug? Yes (FDA (2005))
International Nonproprietary Names Click here for help
INN number INN
6372 mecasermin
Synonyms Click here for help
CEP-151 | mechano growth factor (MGF) | myotrophin
Gene/Precursor Click here for help
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 Click here for help
CATH/Gene3D 1.10.100.10
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1201716
DrugBank Ligand DB01277
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000017427 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101669
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000017427 (Hs)
Search PubMed clinical trials mecasermin
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UniProtKB P05019 (Hs)
Wikipedia IGF1, Mecasermin