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 Pheochromocytoma and Neuroendocrine Tumor. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include hormone activity. An important paralog of this gene is CHGA.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for CHGB Gene
Secretogranin-1 is a neuroendocrine secretory granule protein, which may be the precursor for other biologically active peptides.