Family

Allatostatin (IPR010276)

Short name: Allatostatin

Family relationships

None.

Description

This family consists of allatostatins, bombystatins, helicostatins, cydiastatins and schistostatin from several insect species. Allatostatins (ASTs) of the Tyr/Phe-Xaa-Phe-Gly Leu/Ile-NH2 family are a group of insect neuropeptides that inhibit juvenile hormone biosynthesis by the corpora allata [PMID: 10098619].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0005184 neuropeptide hormone activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam