secretogranin II

secretogranin II

A member of the chromogranins family of uniquely acidic secretory proteins in elements of the neuroendocrine system.
Synonym(s): secretoneurin
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The neuroendocrine cells express chromogranin A and B, secretogranin II, somatostatin, calcitonin and bombesin.
Secretogranin II: molecular properties, regulation of biosynthesis and processing to the neuropeptide secretoneurin.
Secretogranin II; a protein increased in the myocardium and circulation in heart failure with cardioprotective properties.
Measurements of chromogranin A, chromogranin B (secretogranin I), chromogranin C (secretogranin II) and pancreastatin in plasma and urine from patients with carcinoid tumours and endocrine pancreatic tumours.