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Chemical Resistin

Name Resistin
Equivalent Terms Adipocyte Cysteine Rich Secreted Protein FIZZ3 | Adipocyte Cysteine-Rich Secreted Protein FIZZ3
Definition A 12-kDa cysteine-rich polypeptide hormone secreted by FAT CELLS in the ADIPOSE TISSUE. It is the founding member of the resistin-like molecule (RELM) hormone family. Resistin suppresses the ability of INSULIN to stimulate cellular GLUCOSE uptake.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D052243
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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 Peptide Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Adipokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Resistin
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 Adipokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Resistin
3. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Adipokines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Resistin

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Resistin
  RETN protein, human
  Retn protein, mouse
  Retn protein, rat