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Descriptor English: Agrin
Descriptor Spanish: Agrina
Descriptor Portuguese: Agrina
Descriptor French: Agrine
Tree number(s): D12.776.631.050
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018171
Scope note: A protein component of the synaptic basal lamina. It has been shown to induce clustering of acetylcholine receptors on the surface of muscle fibers and other synaptic molecules in both synapse regeneration and development.
Annotation: a nerve tissue protein
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Nerve Tissue Proteins (1988-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94; AGRIN was indexed under NERVE TISSUE PROTEINS 1988-93
Online Note: use AGRIN (NM) to search AGRIN 1988-93
History Note: 94; was AGRIN (NM) 1988-93
DeCS ID: 31667
Unique ID: D018171
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/16
Revision Date: 2015/11/23
Agrin - Preferred
Concept UI M0027395
Scope note A protein component of the synaptic basal lamina. It has been shown to induce clustering of acetylcholine receptors on the surface of muscle fibers and other synaptic molecules in both synapse regeneration and development.
Preferred term Agrin



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