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Eledoisin MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Eledoisin
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.276.812.900.354
D12.644.400.800.354
D12.644.456.800.354
D12.776.467.812.900.354
D12.776.631.650.800.354
D20.888.590.325
D23.469.050.375.850.275
D23.529.812.900.354
D23.946.580.590.325
D23.946.833.590.325
Unique ID
D004600
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004600
Scope Note
A peptide extracted from the posterior salivary glands of certain small octopi (Eledone spp., Mollusca), or obtained by synthesis. Its actions resemble those of SUBSTANCE P; it is a potent vasodilator and increases capillary permeability. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1364)
Pharm Action
Neurotransmitter Agents
Registry Number
69-25-0
Public MeSH Note
65
History Note
65(63)
Date Established
1965/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2015/11/23
Eledoisin Preferred
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