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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:78364 term browser browse the term
Definition:A heterodetic cyclic peptide that is homologous to oxytocin and vasopressin. It is a pituitary hormone that acts as an endocrine regulator for water balance, osmotic homoeostasis and is involved in social and sexual behavior in non-mammalian vertebrates.
Synonyms:related_synonym: 8-Arg-vasotocin;   AVT;   Arg-vasotocin;   Argiprestocin;   Argiprestocine;   Argiprestocinum;   Formula=C43H67N15O12S2;   InChI=1S/C43H67N15O12S2/c1-3-21(2)34-41(69)53-26(12-13-31(45)60)37(65)55-28(17-32(46)61)38(66)56-29(20-72-71-19-24(44)35(63)54-27(39(67)57-34)16-22-8-10-23(59)11-9-22)42(70)58-15-5-7-30(58)40(68)52-25(6-4-14-50-43(48)49)36(64)51-18-33(47)62/h8-11,21,24-30,34,59H,3-7,12-20,44H2,1-2H3,(H2,45,60)(H2,46,61)(H2,47,62)(H,51,64)(H,52,68)(H,53,69)(H,54,63)(H,55,65)(H,56,66)(H,57,67)(H4,48,49,50)/t21-,24-,25+,26-,27-,28-,29-,30-,34-/m0/s1;   InChIKey=OXDZADMCOWPSOC-NGKUKZMSSA-N;   SMILES=CC[C@H](C)[C@@H]1NC(=O)[C@H](Cc2ccc(O)cc2)NC(=O)[C@@H](N)CSSC[C@H](NC(=O)[C@H](CC(N)=O)NC(=O)[C@H](CCC(N)=O)NC1=O)C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@H](CCCN=C(N)N)C(=O)NCC(N)=O;   [8-arginine]-oxytocin;   arginine vasotocin;   argiprestocina
 xref: CAS:113-80-4
 xref_mesh: MESH:D014668
 xref: PMID:23955310;   PMID:24405471;   PMID:24662391;   Reaxys:4902334;   Wikipedia:Vasotocin

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Cftr CF transmembrane conductance regulator increases activity ISO Vasotocin results in increased activity of CFTR protein CTD PMID:15685210 NCBI chr 4:42,693,263...42,860,679
Ensembl chr 4:42,692,836...42,860,676
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  CHEBI ontology 19792
    role 19738
      biological role 19737
        molecular messenger 18279
          hormone 18030
            peptide hormone 100
              vasotocin 1
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  CHEBI ontology 19792
    subatomic particle 19788
      composite particle 19788
        hadron 19788
          baryon 19788
            nucleon 19788
              atomic nucleus 19788
                atom 19788
                  main group element atom 19675
                    p-block element atom 19675
                      carbon group element atom 19571
                        carbon atom 19560
                          organic molecular entity 19560
                            organic group 18508
                              organic divalent group 18501
                                organodiyl group 18501
                                  carbonyl group 18404
                                    carbonyl compound 18404
                                      carboxylic acid 18079
                                        carboacyl group 17368
                                          univalent carboacyl group 17368
                                            carbamoyl group 17154
                                              carboxamide 17154
                                                peptide 9396
                                                  cyclic peptide 8725
                                                    heterodetic cyclic peptide 1441
                                                      vasotocin 1
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