Neuromedin N

Neuromedin N[1]
102577-25-3 YesY
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image
PubChem 3025353
Molar mass 745.949
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Infobox references
Neuromedin N
Symbol NN
Entrez 4922
HUGO 8038
Other data
Locus Chr. 12 q21

Neuromedin N is a neuropeptide derived from the same precursor polypeptide as neurotensin, and with similar but subtly distinct expression and effects.[2][3][4][5][6][7]


  1. Neuromedin N - Compound Summary, PubChem.
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  6. Friry C, Feliciangeli S, Richard F, Kitabgi P, Rovere C (February 2002). "Production of recombinant large proneurotensin/neuromedin N-derived peptides and characterization of their binding and biological activity". Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 290 (4): 1161–8. doi:10.1006/bbrc.2001.6308. PMID 11811984.
  7. Kitabgi P (October 2006). "Differential processing of pro-neurotensin/neuromedin N and relationship to pro-hormone convertases". Peptides. 27 (10): 2508–14. doi:10.1016/j.peptides.2006.03.038. PMID 16904237.

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