Protein Name somatostatin
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 24797
Gene Symbol

Sst

UniProt P60042 (SMS_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 488
Total Number of Articles : 756
Description

somatostatin

Gene Summary

Predicted to enable identical protein binding activity. Involved in several processes, including hyperosmotic response; response to acidic pH; and response to heat. Located in extracellular space and neuronal cell body. Biomarker of gastric ulcer; hypertension; and vascular dementia. Orthologous to human SST (somatostatin). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • somatostatin
  • somatotropin release-inhibiting factor
  • SRIF
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Properties