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Chromogranins

"Chromogranins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A group of acidic proteins that are major components of SECRETORY GRANULES in the endocrine and neuroendocrine cells. They play important roles in the aggregation, packaging, sorting, and processing of secretory protein prior to secretion. They are cleaved to release biologically active peptides. There are various types of granins, usually classified by their sources.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Chromogranins" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Chromogranins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 91 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.