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Descriptor English: Peptide YY
Descriptor Spanish: Péptido YY
Descriptor Portuguese: Peptídeo YY
Descriptor French: Peptide YY
Entry term(s): PYY Peptide
Peptide, PYY
Tree number(s): D06.472.317.662
D06.472.699.595
D12.644.548.595
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019894
Scope note: A 36-amino acid peptide produced by the L cells of the distal small intestine and colon. Peptide YY inhibits gastric and pancreatic secretion.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
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
UR urine
Registry Number: 106388-42-5
Previous Indexing: Peptides (1982-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98; PEPTIDE YY was indexed under PEPTIDES 1982-97
History Note: 98; use PEPTIDE YY (NM) 1982-97
DeCS ID: 33424
Unique ID: D019894
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Peptide YY - Preferred
Concept UI M0029538
Scope note A 36-amino acid peptide produced by the L cells of the distal small intestine and colon. Peptide YY inhibits gastric and pancreatic secretion.
Preferred term Peptide YY
Entry term(s) PYY Peptide
Peptide, PYY



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