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Substance Name: Melanin-concentrating hormone
RN: 67382-96-1


  • Found in fish pituitaries and in rat hypothalamus; heptapeptide melanosome hormone.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Melanin-concentrating hormone


  • Melanin concentrating hormone
  • Melanophore-concentrating hormone
  • Melanosome concentrating hormone

Systematic Name

  • Melanin-concentrating hormone

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 67382-96-1

System Generated Number

  • 0067382961