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Compound Summary for: CID 68649

Vasotocin

Also known as: Argiprestocin, Arginine vasotocin, Arg-vasotocin, 8-Arg-vasotocin, Arginine-vasotocin, 8-Arginine vasotocin, 8-L-Arginineoxytocin
Molecular Formula: C43H67N15O12S2   Molecular Weight: 1050.21538   InChIKey: OXDZADMCOWPSOC-ICBIOJHSSA-N
A nonapeptide that contains the ring of OXYTOCIN and the side chain of ARG-VASOPRESSIN with the latter determining the specific recognition of hormone receptors. Vasotocin is the non-mammalian vasopressin-like hormone or antidiuretic hormone regulating water and salt metabolism.   From: MeSH
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