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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/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.

Term:hormone
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Accession:CHEBI:24621 term browser browse the term
Definition:Originally referring to an endogenous compound that is formed in specialized organ or group of cells and carried to another organ or group of cells, in the same organism, upon which it has a specific regulatory function, the term is now commonly used to include non-endogenous, semi-synthetic and fully synthetic analogues of such compounds.
Synonyms:related_synonym: endocrine;   hormones


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  CHEBI ontology 19816
    role 19764
      biological role 19764
        molecular messenger 18279
          hormone 18031
            (R)-adrenaline + 103
            acetylcholine + 78
            anabolic agent + 481
            calcitriol + 2412
            ecdysteroid + 6
            farnesyl acetone 0
            glutaurine 0
            glutaurine zwitterion 0
            glutaurine(1-) 0
            growth hormone 0
            juvenile hormone + 1
            melatonin + 274
            peptide hormone + 100
            plant hormone + 4919
            pyrabactin 0
            sex hormone + 17913
            steroid hormone + 7778
            thyroid hormone + 357
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  CHEBI ontology 19816
    role 19764
      biological role 19764
        pharmacological role 18825
          agonist 18223
            hormone 18031
              (R)-adrenaline + 103
              acetylcholine + 78
              anabolic agent + 481
              calcitriol + 2412
              ecdysteroid + 6
              farnesyl acetone 0
              glutaurine 0
              glutaurine zwitterion 0
              glutaurine(1-) 0
              growth hormone 0
              juvenile hormone + 1
              melatonin + 274
              peptide hormone + 100
              plant hormone + 4919
              pyrabactin 0
              sex hormone + 17913
              steroid hormone + 7778
              thyroid hormone + 357
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