hCG   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 1160

Synonyms: CG | human chorionic gonadotropin
Comment: hCG is a heterodimeric protein, consisting of an α subunit (CGA; that it shares with LH, FSH and TSH) and a unique β subunit (CGB3).
Species: Human
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Natural/Endogenous Targets
LH receptor
Selectivity at GPCRs
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Target Sp. Type Action Value Parameter Concentration range (M) Reference
LH receptor Ligand is endogenous in the given species Hs Agonist Full agonist 9.9 – 11.8 pKd - 1-2
pKd 9.9 – 11.8 [1-2]
Additional information and targets (data relate to human unless otherwise stated)
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