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LP14694-1SomatostatinActive

Description

LP14694-1   Somatostatin
A polypeptide hormone produced in the HYPOTHALAMUS, and other tissues and organs. It inhibits the release of growth hormone (SOMATOTROPIN), and also modulates important physiological functions of the kidney, pancreas, and gastrointestinal tract. Somatostatin receptors are widely expressed throughout the body. Somatostatin also acts as a neurotransmitter in the central and peripheral nervous systems. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Basic Part Properties

Name
Somatostatin
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
Somatostat

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
生长抑制素
Synonyms: SS;促生长素抑制素;抑生长素;生长抑素;生长激素释放抑制因子;生长激素释放抑制激素;躯体稳定素
nl-NLDutch (NETHERLANDS)
somatostatine
et-EEEstonian (ESTONIA)
Somatostatiin
Synonyms: Kasvuhormooni inhibeeriv hormoon
fr-BEFrench (BELGIUM)
Somatostatine
fr-CAFrench (CANADA)
Somatostatine
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Somatostatina
ru-RURussian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
Соматостатин
es-ESSpanish (SPAIN)
Somatostatina
tr-TRTurkish (TURKEY)
Somatostatin