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Metastin

Known as: Kisspeptin-54, Metastins, Kisspeptins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Metastin, encoded by the KISS1 Gene, is a placental truncated C-terminally amidated peptide form of KiSS1 Metastasis Suppressor Protein. Metastin is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Metastin/kisspeptin, the KiSS-1 gene product, has been identified as an endogenous ligand of GPR54 that reportedly regulates GnRH… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Kisspeptins are peptide ligands of the G protein-coupled receptor GPR54, recently shown to be essential to reproductive function… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Ovulation is caused by a sequence of neuroendocrine events: GnRH and LH surges that are induced by positive feedback action of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Metastin is a novel peptide that has been isolated from the human placenta as the cognate ligand of the G-protein-coupled… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Kisspeptins are products of the KiSS-1 gene, which bind to a G protein-coupled receptor known as GPR54. Mutations or targeted… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The KiSS-1 gene codes for a family of neuropeptides called kisspeptins which bind to the G-protein-coupled receptor GPR54. To… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Trophoblast invasion of the uterine extracellular matrix, a critical process of human implantation and essential for fetal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Metastin is a novel peptide that was recently isolated from human placenta as the endogenous ligand of an orphan heptahelical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Metastasis is a major cause of death in cancer patients and involves a multistep process including detachment of cancer cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Natural peptides displaying agonist activity on the orphan G protein-coupled receptor GPR54 were isolated from human placenta… Expand
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