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Endorphin

Introduction: Endorphin

Description of Endorphin

Endorphin: one of the three major groups of endogenous opioid peptides; large peptides derived from the pro-opiomelanocortin precursor.
Source: CRISP

Endorphin: One of the three major groups of endogenous opioid peptides. They are large peptides derived from the PRO-OPIOMELANOCORTIN precursor. The known members of this group are alpha-, beta-, and gamma-endorphin. The term endorphin is also sometimes used to refer to all opioid peptides, but the narrower sense is used here; OPIOID PEPTIDES is used for the broader group.
Source: MeSH 2007

Endorphin: Related Topics

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More specific terms for Endorphin:

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Broader terms for Endorphin

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Endorphin

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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