bombesin


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bombesin

(bɒmˈbiːsɪn)
n
a hormone partly responsible for regulating appetite
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Contract awarded for Supply of bombesin (1-14) analogue, n- terminal dota,aa sequence pro-gln-arg-tyr-gly-asn-gln-trp-ala-val-gly-his-leu-met,residues 14, c-terminal nh2 , peptidename: bombesin (1-14) analogue, n-terminal: dota, c-terminal: nh2, residues: 14, purity: greater than 95% as per annexure a
Neurone-specific enolase, chromogranin, CD56, immunoperoxidase, synaptophysin, epithelial membrane antigen, calcitonin, and bombesin stains may be useful to establish the diagnosis.
The enteric nervous system neuropeptide, bombesin, reverses innate immune impairments during parenteral nutrition.
Recent studies have described all four subtypes of Gq/11 coupled GPCRs, including the muscarinic 1,3, and 5 (M1, M3, and M5) receptors; bombesin receptor, vasopressin receptor, endothelin receptor, thyrotropin-releasing hormone receptor (TRHR), gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor (GnRHR), membrane estrogen receptor (mER), chemokine receptors, adrenergic receptors ([alpha]1AR), and angiotensin II type 1 receptor (AT(1)R) [11-13].