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Chemical Thymopentin

Name Thymopentin
CAS Type 1 Name L-Tyrosine, N-(N-(N-(N2-L-arginyl-L-lysyl)-L-alpha-aspartyl)-L-valyl)-
Equivalent Terms Pentapeptide, Thymopoietin | Thymopoietin Pentapeptide | Timunox | TP-5
CAS Registry Number 69558-55-0
Definition Synthetic pentapeptide corresponding to the amino acids 32-36 of thymopoietin and exhibiting the full biological activity of the natural hormone. It is an immunomodulator which has been studied for possible use in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, AIDS, and other primary immunodeficiencies.
Structure Thymopentin
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D016305
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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 Thymopoietins Has associated diseases Thymopentin Has associated diseases

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Thymopentin Has associated diseases
  beta-mercaptopropionyl-arginyl--lysyl-aspartyl-valyl-prolyl-cysteine amide
  CTP-1 peptide
  CTP-2 peptide
  IRI 514
  thymopoietin pentapeptide-fluorescein isothiocyanate
  thymopoietin pentapeptide-stilbene isothiocyanate