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Gene Family: Granins (SCG)

Also known as : "secretogranins", "chemogranins"

Granin: Granin (chromogranin and secretogranin) is a protein family of regulated secretory proteins ubiquitously found in the cores of amine and peptide hormone and neurotransmitter dense-core secretory vesicles. [Source: Wikipedia]

Genes contained within the family: 8

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
CHGA chromogranin A 14q32.12
CHGB chromogranin B SCG1 SgI 20p12.3
SCG2 secretogranin II CHGC, SgII, SN 2q36.1
SCG3 secretogranin III SgIII, FLJ90833 15q21.2
SCG5 secretogranin V SGNE1 7B2, SgV 15q13.3
GNAS GNAS complex locus GNAS1 SgVI, GPSA, NESP, SCG6, NESP55, GNASXL 20q13.32
VGF VGF nerve growth factor inducible SgVII, SCG7 7q22.1
PCSK1N proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 1 inhibitor SCG8, BigLEN, SAAS, proSAAS, PEN, SgVIII Xp11.23