Chromogranin A: A multipurpose prohormone?

K. B. Helle, R. H. Angeletti

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Abstract

This minireview aims to discuss the new evidence for a multipurpose prohormone function for chromogranin A, the index member of the chromogranin/secretogranin family of universally distributed, uniquely acidic proteins.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-10
Number of pages10
JournalActa Physiologica Scandinavica
Volume152
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1994

Keywords

  • Adrenal medulla
  • Biologically active sequences
  • Chromestatin
  • Chromogranin A
  • Endocrine and exocrine pancreas
  • Hormone secretion
  • Inhibitory peptides
  • Pancreastatin
  • Parastatin
  • Parathyroid physiological roles
  • Vasculature ivasostatins

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology

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    Helle, K. B., & Angeletti, R. H. (1994). Chromogranin A: A multipurpose prohormone? Acta Physiologica Scandinavica, 152(1), 1-10.