hormone activity Gene Set

Dataset GO Molecular Function Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type molecular function
Description The action characteristic of a hormone, any substance formed in very small amounts in one specialized organ or group of cells and carried (sometimes in the bloodstream) to another organ or group of cells in the same organism, upon which it has a specific regulatory action. The term was originally applied to agents with a stimulatory physiological action in vertebrate animals (as opposed to a chalone, which has a depressant action). Usage is now extended to regulatory compounds in lower animals and plants, and to synthetic substances having comparable effects; all bind receptors and trigger some biological process. (Gene Ontology, GO_0005179)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0005179
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111 genes performing the hormone activity molecular function from the curated GO Molecular Function Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ADCYAP1 adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide 1 (pituitary)
ADIPOQ adiponectin, C1Q and collagen domain containing
ADM adrenomedullin
ADM2 adrenomedullin 2
AGRP agouti related neuropeptide
AGT angiotensinogen (serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade A, member 8)
AMH anti-Mullerian hormone
APLN apelin
AVP arginine vasopressin
BMP10 bone morphogenetic protein 10
C19ORF80 chromosome 19 open reading frame 80
C1QTNF9 C1q and tumor necrosis factor related protein 9
CALCA calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha
CALCB calcitonin-related polypeptide beta
CCK cholecystokinin
CCL25 chemokine (C-C motif) ligand 25
CGA glycoprotein hormones, alpha polypeptide
CGB1 chorionic gonadotropin, beta polypeptide 1
CHGB chromogranin B
COPA coatomer protein complex, subunit alpha
CORT cortistatin
CRH corticotropin releasing hormone
CRHR2 corticotropin releasing hormone receptor 2
CSH1 chorionic somatomammotropin hormone 1 (placental lactogen)
CSHL1 chorionic somatomammotropin hormone-like 1
EDN1 endothelin 1
EDN2 endothelin 2
EDN3 endothelin 3
EPO erythropoietin
FAM132A family with sequence similarity 132, member A
FAM132B family with sequence similarity 132, member B
FNDC5 fibronectin type III domain containing 5
FSHB follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide
GAL galanin/GMAP prepropeptide
GALP galanin-like peptide
GAST gastrin
GCG glucagon
GH1 growth hormone 1
GH2 growth hormone 2
GHRH growth hormone releasing hormone
GHRL ghrelin/obestatin prepropeptide
GIP gastric inhibitory polypeptide
GNRH1 gonadotropin-releasing hormone 1 (luteinizing-releasing hormone)
GNRH2 gonadotropin-releasing hormone 2
GPHA2 glycoprotein hormone alpha 2
GPHB5 glycoprotein hormone beta 5
GRP gastrin-releasing peptide
GUCA2A guanylate cyclase activator 2A (guanylin)
HAMP hepcidin antimicrobial peptide
IAPP islet amyloid polypeptide
IGF1 insulin-like growth factor 1 (somatomedin C)
IGF2 insulin-like growth factor 2
INHA inhibin, alpha
INHBA inhibin, beta A
INHBB inhibin, beta B
INHBC inhibin, beta C
INHBE inhibin, beta E
INS insulin
INS-IGF2 INS-IGF2 readthrough
INSL3 insulin-like 3 (Leydig cell)
INSL4 insulin-like 4 (placenta)
INSL5 insulin-like 5
INSL6 insulin-like 6
KL klotho
LEP leptin
LHB luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide
LRSAM1 leucine rich repeat and sterile alpha motif containing 1
METRNL meteorin, glial cell differentiation regulator-like
MLN motilin
NMB neuromedin B
NPFF neuropeptide FF-amide peptide precursor
NPPA natriuretic peptide A
NPPB natriuretic peptide B
NPPC natriuretic peptide C
NPY neuropeptide Y
NTS neurotensin
OSTN osteocrin
OXT oxytocin/neurophysin I prepropeptide
PENK proenkephalin
PMCH pro-melanin-concentrating hormone
PNOC prepronociceptin
POMC proopiomelanocortin
PPY pancreatic polypeptide
PRL prolactin
PRLH prolactin releasing hormone
PTH parathyroid hormone
PTHLH parathyroid hormone-like hormone
PYY peptide YY
QRFP pyroglutamylated RFamide peptide
RETN resistin
RETNLB resistin like beta
RLN1 relaxin 1
RLN2 relaxin 2
RLN3 relaxin 3
SCT secretin
SPX spexin hormone
SST somatostatin
STC1 stanniocalcin 1
STC2 stanniocalcin 2
TG thyroglobulin
THPO thrombopoietin
TRH thyrotropin-releasing hormone
TSHB thyroid stimulating hormone, beta
TTR transthyretin
UCN urocortin
UCN2 urocortin 2
UCN3 urocortin 3
UTS2 urotensin 2
UTS2B urotensin 2B
VGF VGF nerve growth factor inducible
VIP vasoactive intestinal peptide