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Endothelin-3 MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Endothelin-3
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.276.400.245
D12.776.467.400.245
D23.529.400.245
Unique ID
D019334
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019334
Scope Note
A 21-amino acid peptide that circulates in the plasma, but its source is not known. Endothelin-3 has been found in high concentrations in the brain and may regulate important functions in neurons and astrocytes, such as proliferation and development. It also is found throughout the gastrointestinal tract and in the lung and kidney. (N Eng J Med 1995;333(6):356-63)
Entry Term(s)
Big Endothelin 3
Big Endothelin-3
Registry Number
0
Related Numbers
129774-03-4
Previous Indexing
Endothelins (1991-1996)
Public MeSH Note
1997; see ENDOTHELINS 1991-1996; BIG ENDOTHELIN 3 was indexed under ENDOTHELINS & PROTEIN PRECURSORS 1993-2003
History Note
1997; use ENDOTHELINS 1991-1996; for BIG ENDOTHELIN 3 use ENDOTHELIN-3 (NM) 1993-2003
Date Established
1997/01/01
Date of Entry
1996/06/10
Revision Date
2007/07/09
Endothelin-3 Preferred
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