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Symbol GHRH contributors: mct - updated : 30-01-2008
HGNC name growth hormone releasing hormone
HGNC id 4265
Location 20q11.21      Physical location : 35.879.491 - 35.885.299
Synonym name
  • growth hormone releasing factor
  • sermorelin
  • somatocrinin
  • somatoliberin
  • Synonym symbol(s) GHRF, GRF, MGC119781
    DNA
    TYPE functioning gene
    STRUCTURE 5.00 kb     4 Exon(s)
    10 Kb 5' upstream gene genomic sequence study
    MAPPING cloned Y linked   status confirmed
    Map pter - D20S27 - D20S58 - D20S54 - GHRH - D20S44 - D20S16 - qter
    Authors Perez-Jurado (94)
    Physical map
    SCAND1 20q11.1-q11.23 SCAN domain containing 1 C20orf152 20q11.23 chromosome 20 open reading frame 152 HMG4L2 20q11.23 high-mobility group (nonhistone chromosomal) protein 4-like 2 EPB41L1 20q11.2-q12 erythrocyte membrane protein band 4.1-like 1 C20orf4 20pter-q12 chromosome 20 open reading frame 4 DAP4 20q11.23 disks large-associated protein 4 MYL9 20q11.22 myosin, light polypeptide 9, regulatory TGIF2 20q11.2-q12 TGFB-induced factor 2 (TALE family homeobox) C20orf24 20q11.23 chromosome 20 open reading frame 24 SLA2 20q11.22 Src-like-adaptor 2 NDRG3 20q11.21-q11.23 NDRG family member 3 C20orf172 20q11.23 chromosome 20 open reading frame 172 KIAA0889 20q11.23 KIAA0889 protein LOC343574 20q11.23 similar to dJ132F21.2 (Contains a novel protein similar to the L82E from Drosophila) SAMHD1 20q11.22 SAM domain and HD domain 1 RBL1 20q11.21 retinoblastoma-like 1 (p107) RPS3AP3 20q11.2 ribosomal protein S3A pseudogene 3 C20orf132 20q11.22 chromosome 20 open reading frame 132 RPN2 20q11.22-q11.23 ribophorin II GHRH 20q11.21 growth hormone releasing hormone MANBAL 20q11.23-q12 mannosidase, beta A, lysosomal-like SRC 20q11.21 v-src sarcoma (Schmidt-Ruppin A-2) viral oncogene homolog (avian) RPL7AL4 20q11.2 ribosomal protein L7A-like 4 BLCAP 20q11.2-q12 bladder cancer associated protein NNAT 20q11.2-q12 neuronatin PPIAP3 20q11.23 peptidylprolyl isomerase A (cyclophilin A) pseudogene 3 GLRXP 20q11.2 glutaredoxin (thioltransferase) pseudogene CTNNBL1 20q11.23-q12 catenin, beta like 1 C20orf102 20q11.23 chromosome 20 open reading frame 102 KIAA0406 20q11.21-q12 Homo sapiens KIAA0406 gene product (KIAA0406), mRNA. C20orf77 20q11.21-q12 chromosome 20 open reading frame 77 TGM2 20q11.2 transglutaminase 2 (C polypeptide, protein-glutamine-gamma-glutamyltransferase) KIAA1755 20q12 KIAA1755 protein BPI 20q11.23 bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein LBP 20q11.23-q12 lipopolysaccharide binding protein LOC388796 20 LOC388796
    RNA
    TRANSCRIPTS type messenger
    identificationnb exonstypebpproduct
    ProteinkDaAAspecific expressionYearPubmed
    4 - 454 - 108 - Barabutis (2007)
    EXPRESSION
    Type restricted
    constitutive of
       expressed in (based on citations)
    organ(s)
    SystemOrgan level 1Organ level 2Organ level 3Organ level 4LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
    Respiratorylung    
    cell lineage
    cell lines
    fluid/secretion
    at STAGE
    PROTEIN
    PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
    STRUCTURE
    motifs/domains
    HOMOLOGY
    Homologene
    FAMILY
    CATEGORY signaling hormone
    SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION extracellular
    basic FUNCTION
  • hypothalamic hormone that is essential for normal expansion of the somatotrope lineage during pituitary development
  • stimulates the synthesis and secretion of GH from pituitary somatotroph cells
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS