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A 52-amino acid peptide with multi-functions. It was originally isolated from PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA and ADRENAL MEDULLA but is widely distributed throughout the body including lung and kidney tissues. Besides controlling fluid-electrolyte homeostasis, adrenomedullin is a potent vasodilator and can inhibit pituitary ACTH secretion.

Year introduced: 2007 (1993)

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Tree Number(s): D06.472.699.077, D12.644.548.017

MeSH Unique ID: D053607

Registry Number: 148498-78-6

Entry Terms:

  • Adrenomedullin (1-52)
  • ADM (1-52)
  • ADM(1-52)
  • PAMP(1-20)NH2
  • Proadrenomedullin N-Terminal 20 Peptide
  • Proadrenomedullin N Terminal 20 Peptide
  • Proadrenomedullin (1-20)

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