Parathyroid hormone (PTH)-related protein(1-36) is equipotent to PTH(1-34) in humans.

@article{EverhartCaye1996ParathyroidH,
  title={Parathyroid hormone (PTH)-related protein(1-36) is equipotent to PTH(1-34) in humans.},
  author={M Everhart-Caye and Silvio E. Inzucchi and J Guinness-Henry and Mary Ann Mitnick and Andrew Francis Stewart},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={1996},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={199-208}
}
Humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy (HHM) results from the production of PTH-related protein (PTHrP) by human tumors. One previous study has reported the results of human (h) PTHrP(1-34) infusion into humans. In that report, hPTHrP(1-34) was found to be qualitatively similar to but 3- to 10-fold less potent than hPTH(1-34). Because hPTHrP(1-36) and not hPTH(1-34) is likely to be the actual amino-terminal secretory form of PTHrP, and because this previously reported lack of potency was… CONTINUE READING

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