calcitonin   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 685

Abbreviated name: CT
Synonyms: LS-173874 | thyrocalcitonin
Approved drug
calcitonin is an approved drug (FDA (1986))
Comment: For an image and identifiers representing the chemical structure of human calcitonin, please see the PubChem entry linked to from this ligand page. The gene encoding human calcitonin also encodes two other isoforms: katacalcin and α-CGRP.
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 (1986))
International Nonproprietary Names Click here for help
INN number INN
2399 calcitonin
Synonyms Click here for help
LS-173874 | thyrocalcitonin
Gene/Precursor Click here for help
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
CALCA calcitonin related polypeptide alpha Human preprocalcitonin CALC1, calcitonin, calcitonin 1, calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha
Database Links Click here for help
CAS Registry No. 21215-62-3 (Hs)
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL1201614
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000110680
Entrez Gene 796
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135651700
PubChem CID 16132288
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UniProtKB P01258 (Hs)
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