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Chemical Glicentin

Name Glicentin
Equivalent Terms Glicentine | Proglucagon (1-69)
CAS Registry Number 71567-77-6
Definition A 69-amino acid peptide derived from the N-terminal of PROGLUCAGON. It is mainly produced by the INTESTINAL L CELLS. Further processing of glicentin yield a 30-amino acid N-terminal peptide (glicentin-related polypeptide) and a 37-amino acid peptide OXYNTOMODULIN. Both glicentin and oxyntomodulin can reduce digestive secretions and delay gastric emptying.
Structure Glicentin
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D053771
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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 Gastrointestinal Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Proglucagon Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glicentin

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Glicentin
  glicentin (1-16)
  glicentin (62-69)
  glicentin-related pancreatic peptide