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Myostatin
MeSH HeadingMyostatin
Tree NumberD12.644.276.954.300.925
Tree NumberD12.776.467.942.300.925
Tree NumberD23.529.942.300.925
Scope NoteA growth differentiation factor that is a potent inhibitor of SKELETAL MUSCLE growth. It may play a role in the regulation of MYOGENESIS and in muscle maintenance during adulthood.
Entry TermGDF-8
Entry TermGrowth Differentiation Factor 8
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT DE DF DU EC GE HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD SE ST TO TU UL UR
Registry Number0
History Note2009(1997)
Date of Entry20080708
Unique IDD055435


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins [D12]
   Peptides [D12.644]
      Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins [D12.644.276]
         TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins [D12.644.276.954]
            Growth Differentiation Factors [D12.644.276.954.300]
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 15 [D12.644.276.954.300.049]
Growth Differentiation Factor 1 [D12.644.276.954.300.100]
Growth Differentiation Factor 2 [D12.644.276.954.300.200]
Growth Differentiation Factor 3 [D12.644.276.954.300.300]
Growth Differentiation Factor 5 [D12.644.276.954.300.500]
Growth Differentiation Factor 6 [D12.644.276.954.300.600]
Growth Differentiation Factor 9 [D12.644.276.954.300.800]
Growth Differentiation Factor 10 [D12.644.276.954.300.900]
Growth Differentiation Factor 15 [D12.644.276.954.300.915]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyostatin [D12.644.276.954.300.925]

 
Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins [D12]
   Proteins [D12.776]
      Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins [D12.776.467]
         TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins [D12.776.467.942]
            Growth Differentiation Factors [D12.776.467.942.300]
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 15 [D12.776.467.942.300.049]
Growth Differentiation Factor 1 [D12.776.467.942.300.100]
Growth Differentiation Factor 2 [D12.776.467.942.300.200]
Growth Differentiation Factor 3 [D12.776.467.942.300.300]
Growth Differentiation Factor 5 [D12.776.467.942.300.500]
Growth Differentiation Factor 6 [D12.776.467.942.300.600]
Growth Differentiation Factor 9 [D12.776.467.942.300.800]
Growth Differentiation Factor 10 [D12.776.467.942.300.900]
Growth Differentiation Factor 15 [D12.776.467.942.300.915]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyostatin [D12.776.467.942.300.925]

 
Biological Factors [D23]
   Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins [D23.529]
      TGF-beta Superfamily Proteins [D23.529.942]
         Growth Differentiation Factors [D23.529.942.300]
Bone Morphogenetic Protein 15 [D23.529.942.300.049]
Growth Differentiation Factor 1 [D23.529.942.300.100]
Growth Differentiation Factor 2 [D23.529.942.300.200]
Growth Differentiation Factor 3 [D23.529.942.300.300]
Growth Differentiation Factor 5 [D23.529.942.300.500]
Growth Differentiation Factor 6 [D23.529.942.300.600]
Growth Differentiation Factor 9 [D23.529.942.300.800]
Growth Differentiation Factor 10 [D23.529.942.300.900]
Growth Differentiation Factor 15 [D23.529.942.300.915]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMyostatin [D23.529.942.300.925]

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