Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide

Known as: calcitonin gene related peptide (CGRP), CGRP, Gene-Related Peptide, Calcitonin 
A 37-amino acid peptide derived from the calcitonin gene. It occurs as a result of alternative processing of mRNA from the calcitonin gene. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) may have a causative role in migraine. We therefore hypothesized that a CGRP… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The calcitonin gene peptide superfamily consists of calcitonin (CT), calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), and amylin. CT and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A novel hypotensive peptide was discovered in human pheochromocytoma by monitoring the elevating activity of platelet cAMP. Since… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
From this study, we predicted that the human calcitonin gene-related peptide (hCGRP) fragment hCGRP-(8-37) would be a selective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Distribution studies disclosed that all major cerebral arteries and cortical arterioles of the cat were invested with fine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Innervation of muscle by motoneurones induces the development of a characteristic, high density cluster of acetylcholine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The distribution of perivascular nerve fibers displaying calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) immunoreactivity and the effect… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A novel peptide, calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), has been predicted to result from alternative processing of the primary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Alternative splicing of RNA transcripts from the calcitonin gene produces mRNAs that encode different polypeptides1. While the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Alternative processing of RNA transcripts from the calcitonin gene results in the production of distinct mRNAs encoding the… (More)
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