chromogranins

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • chromogranins — Soluble proteins of chromaffin granules; c. A, an acidic glycoprotein, accounts for approximately half of the total protein of the granule matrix …   Medical dictionary

  • granins — (= chromogranins; secretogranins) Family of related acidic proteins (400 600 residues) found in many endocrine cell secretory vesicles. Secretogranin 1 = chromogranin B; secretogranin 2 = chromogranin C …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Granin — This article is about the protein family. For other uses of Granin, see Granin (disambiguation). Granin (chromogranin or secretogranin) Structure of SS cyclized catestatin fragment from chromogranin A.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Secretoneurin — Secretoneurin, also called Chromogranin B (CHGB), is a 33 amino acid neuropeptide derived from secretogranin II (chromogranin C, CHGC) . Because of this secretogranin II is also called secretoneurin included (SN, included). PBB Summary section… …   Wikipedia

  • Chromogranin — Chromogranine (eng. chromogranins) bezeichnen eine Gruppe saurer Proteine, die zuerst in Vesikeln von Adrenalin und Noradrenalin produzierenden Zellen des Nebennierenmarks gefunden wurden und die zusammen mit ATP (siehe Nucleotide) und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chromogranine — (eng. chromogranins) bezeichnen eine Gruppe saurer Proteine, die zuerst in Vesikeln von Adrenalin und Noradrenalin produzierenden Zellen des Nebennierenmarks gefunden wurden und die zusammen mit ATP (siehe Nucleotide) und Magenesiumionen an der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chromaffin tissue — Tissue in medulla of adrenal gland containing two populations of cells, one producing adrenaline, the other noradrenaline. The catecholamine is associated with carrier proteins (chromogranins) in membrane vesicles (chromaffin granules) …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • nervous system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction       system that conducts stimuli from sensory receptors to the brain and spinal cord and that conducts impulses back to other parts of the body. As with other higher vertebrates, the human nervous system has two main… …   Universalium

  • Neuroendocrine tumor — Neuroendocrine tumors Classification and external resources Micrograph of a neuroendocrine tumor. H E stain. ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

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