cachectic factor

Related Overviews


'cachectic factor' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Chemistry


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A 24 kDa proteoglycan isolated from the murine adenocarcinoma MAC16 that has been implicated in the production of cachexia. The peptide has the N‐terminal sequence YDPEAASAPGSGDPSHEA, and has N‐ and O‐glycans. Intravenous injection of the proteoglycan induces rapid weight loss.


Subjects: Chemistry.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.