Proopiomelanocortin gene expression in man

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


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


Pituitary Tumor Bronchial Carcinoid POMC mRNA Ectopic ACTH Syndrome POMC Gene 
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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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