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Chemical Endothelin-2

Name Endothelin-2
Equivalent Term Endothelin 2
Definition A 21-amino acid peptide produced predominantly within the kidney and intestine, with smaller amounts produced in the myocardium, placenta, and uterus, but the cells of origin are not clear. Endothelin-2 has no unique physiologic functions, as compared with endothelin-1. (N Eng J Med 1995;333(6):356-63)
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D019333
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Endothelins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Endothelin-2

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Endothelin-2
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