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Compound Summary for: CID 16129670

Cholecystokinin

Also known as: CCRIS 3307; Cholecystokinin 33; Cecekin vitrum; CCK-33; GTPL860; Cholecystokinin triacontatriapeptide; 9011-97-6; LS-182690
Molecular Formula: C166H261N51O52S4   Molecular Weight: 3931.41904   InChIKey: QFLBZJPOIZFFJQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A peptide, of about 33 amino acids, secreted by the upper INTESTINAL MUCOSA and also found in the central nervous system. It causes gallbladder contraction, release of pancreatic exocrine (or digestive) enzymes, and affects other gastrointestinal functions. Cholecystokinin may be the mediator of satiety.   From: MeSH
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