Summary

Name RLN2
Full Name Prorelaxin H2 [Cleaved into: Relaxin B chain; Relaxin A chain]
Synonyms REL2_HUMAN
Primary ID P04090
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Type protein
Relations 2
Function Relaxin is an ovarian hormone that acts with estrogen to produce dilatation of the birth canal in many mammals. May be involved in remodeling of connective tissues during pregnancy, promoting growth of pubic ligaments and ripening of the cervix.

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Regulator Mechanism target score
+ up-regulates img/direct-activation.png binding RXFP2
Publications: 1 Organism: Homo Sapiens
Tissue: Brain
+ up-regulates img/direct-activation.png binding RXFP1
Publications: 1 Organism: Homo Sapiens
Tissue: Brain