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GO:0017044 melanocyte-stimulating hormone activity

Term Information

ID GO:0017044
Name melanocyte-stimulating hormone activity
Ontology Molecular Function
Definition The action characteristic of melanocyte-stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
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Type Synonym
exact melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
narrow alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
narrow alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity

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Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-07-23 Added SYNONYM melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2010-07-23 Added DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte-stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2010-07-23 Deleted DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2010-07-23 Updated TERM melanocyte-stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Added DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2009-01-12 Updated TERM melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0005179 (hormone activity)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-03-25 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2003-03-19 Updated TERM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2001-05-16 Added TERM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-07-23 Updated TERM melanocyte-stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Updated TERM melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2003-03-19 Updated TERM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2001-05-16 Added TERM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-07-23 Added SYNONYM melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2010-07-23 Added DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte-stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2010-07-23 Deleted DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2009-01-12 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2009-01-12 Added DEFINITION The action characteristic of melanocyte stimulating hormone, any of three peptide hormones that are produced by the intermediate lobe of the pituitary gland and, upon receptor binding, cause dispersal of melanosomes in melanophores of poikilothermic vertebrates.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity
2004-03-25 Added SYNONYM alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone activity

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0005179 (hormone activity)
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