pyroglutamylated RFamide peptide (QRFP)

Name: QRFP
Description: pyroglutamylated RFamide peptide
Orgname: Homo sapiens
Status: 0
CurrentID: 0
Chromosome: 9
GeneticSource: genomic
MapLocation: 9q34.12
OtherAliases: RP11-618A20.5, 26RFa, MGC119794, P518
OtherDesignations: P518 precursor protein|RF(Arg-Phe)amide family 26 amino acid peptide|RF(Arg-Phe)amide family 26 amino acid peptide (P518)
NomenclatureSymbol: QRFP
NomenclatureName: pyroglutamylated RFamide peptide
NomenclatureStatus: Official
TaxID: 9606
GeneWeight: 2789
Summary: The P518 precursor protein can be processed into several RF (arg-phe)-amide peptides, including P518. RF-amide peptides share a common C-terminal motif and are involved in cell signaling through G protein-coupled receptors (Jiang et al., 2003 [PubMed 12714592]).[supplied by OMIM]
ChrSort: 09
ChrStart: 133768814

UniProtein db: QRFP UniProt protein knowledge database
Ensembl db: QRFP Ensembl genome database

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