intermedin


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in·ter·me·din

 (ĭn′tər-mēd′n)
[New Latin (pars) intermed(ia), middle part of the hypophysis (from feminine of Late Latin intermedius; see intermediate) + -in.]
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intermedin

(ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪn)
n
(Physiology) physiol a hormone that regulates skin pigmentation
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Increased plasma levels of intermedin and brain natriuretic peptide associated with severity of coronary stenosis in acute coronary syndrome.
Activation of Akt/ GSK-3beta signaling pathway is involved in intermedin (1-53) protection against myocardial apoptosis induced by ischemia/reperfusion.
CGRP and adrenomedullin (AM) are neuropeptides that belong to the CGRP/calcitonin peptide superfamily, which also includes calcitonin, amylin, and intermedin [198-202].