URMC Labs - Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Neuroendocrine Prostate Abbreviations

AR androgen receptor
APUD amine precursor uptake and decarboxylation
BPH benign prostatic hyperplasia
CAI carboxyamido-triazole
CCK cholecystokinin
CDK cyclin-dependent kinase
CGRP calcitonin gene-related peptide
EGF epidermal growth factor
EGR early growth response
FAK focal adhesion kinase
GRP gastrin-releasing peptide
GRPR gastrin-releasing peptide receptor
HCG human chorionic gonadotropin
IL interleukin
JAK-STAT Janus kinase signal transducers and activators of transcription
LH-RH luteinizing hormone releasing hormone
MAPK mitogen activated protein kinase
MMP matrix metalloprotease
NE neuroendocrine
NEP neutral endopeptidase 24.11
PAM peptidylglycine alpha-amidating monooxygenase
PC prohormone convertase
PI-3 phosphatidylinositol 3
PI-3K phosphatidylinositol 3 kinase
PKA protein kinase A
PKC protein kinase C
PSA prostate specific antigen
PTH parathyroid hormone
PTHrP parathyroid hormone related protein
PTK protein tyrosine kinase
TSH thyroid stimulating hormone
VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor
VIP vasoactive intestinal peptide

URMC Labs Test Index

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H | I | J | K | L | M | N
O | P | Q | R | S | T | U
V | W | X | Y | Z