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Chemical Thymosin

Name Thymosin
CAS Type 1 Name Thymosin
Equivalent Terms Thymosin Fs | Thymosins
CAS Registry Number 61512-21-8
Definition Thymosin. A family of heat-stable, polypeptide hormones secreted by the thymus gland. Their biological activities include lymphocytopoiesis, restoration of immunological competence and enhancement of expression of T-cell characteristics and function. They have therapeutic potential in patients having primary or secondary immunodeficiency diseases, cancer or diseases related to aging.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D013947
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1. ChemicalsHormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Thymus Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Thymosin Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptide Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Thymosin Has associated diseases

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Thymosin Has associated diseases
  deacetylthymosin beta(10)
  deacetylthymosin beta(11)
  deacetylthymosin beta(12)
  deacetylthymosin beta(4)
  deacetylthymosin beta(4)(Xen)
  deacetylthymosin beta(7)
  desacetylthymosin alpha(11)
  desacetylthymosine alpha(1)
  (Met(0)6,Phe(4F)12)deacetyl-thymosin beta4
  (Met(0)6,Tyr(Me)12)deacetyl-thymosin beta4
  ((n-nitroveratryl)oxy)chlorocarbamate-caged thymosin beta4
  parathymosin alpha
  prothymosin alpha
  prothymosin alpha (1-30), Arg(30)-
  tetrathymosinbeta, C elegans
  thymalfasin Has associated diseases
  thymosin alpha(11)
  thymosin alpha(1) (24-28)
  thymosin alpha(7)
  thymosin beta(1)
  thymosin beta(10)
  thymosin beta(10)arginine
  thymosin beta(11)
  thymosin beta(12)
  thymosin beta(14)
  thymosin beta(15), rat
  thymosin beta15, rat
  thymosin beta(4)
  thymosin beta(4) (11-19)
  thymosin beta(4)alanine
  thymosin beta(4) sulfoxide
  thymosin beta(8)
  thymosin beta(9)
  thymosin beta(9), methionine
  thymosin beta-NB, human
  thymosin fraction 3
  thymosin fraction 5
  thymosin fraction 7
  timoptin