[Progress in the research of stanniocalcin].

  title={[Progress in the research of stanniocalcin].},
  author={Wei-Na Chen and Guang-jin Zhu},
  journal={Sheng li ke xue jin zhan [Progress in physiology]},
  volume={39 3},
Stanniocalcin (STC) is a glycoprotein hormone first identified in bony fish in which it regulates calcium and phosphate homeostasis. Stanniocalcin is also identified in human and mammals and is named STC1 and STC2 by the sequence of finding. There are two forms of STC produced by the STC1 gene; a 50 kD polypeptide known as STC50 and a group of higher… CONTINUE READING