Proopiomelanocortin gene expression in man

  • Yves de Keyzer
  • Marie-Laure Raffin-Sanson
  • Xavier Bertagna
Part of the Endocrine Updates book series (ENDO, volume 21)

Abstract

Proopiomelanocortin (POMC) is the polypeptide precursor to ACTH and several other biologically active peptides.

Keywords

Obesity Adenoma Cortisol Polypeptide Trypsin 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yves de Keyzer
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Marie-Laure Raffin-Sanson
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Xavier Bertagna
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Groupe d’Etude en Physiopathologie EndocrinienneUniversité Paris V - René DescartesParis
  2. 2.Department d’EndocrinologieUniversité Paris V - René DescartesParis
  3. 3.Institut CochinUniversité Paris V - René DescartesParis

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