Aliases for CHGB Gene
External Ids for CHGB Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CHGB Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CHGB Gene
This gene encodes a tyrosine-sulfated secretory protein abundant in peptidergic endocrine cells and neurons. This protein may serve as a precursor for regulatory peptides. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2009]
GeneCards Summary for CHGB Gene
CHGB (Chromogranin B) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CHGB include mixed ductal-endocrine carcinoma and pheochromocytoma. GO annotations related to this gene include hormone activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CHGB Gene
Secretogranin-1 is a neuroendocrine secretory granule protein, which may be the precursor for other biologically active peptides.