Official Full Name
guanylate cyclase activator 2A (guanylin)
Guanylin is an endogenous activator of intestinal guanylate cyclase. It stimulates this enzyme through the same receptor binding region as the heat-stable enterotoxins. Guanylin is highly expressed in ileum and colon, found in plasma and belongs to the guanylin family.
GUANYL; GUCA2; GUCA2A; STARA; Guanylate cyclase activating protein 1; Guanylate cyclase activator 2A; Guanylin 2 intestinal heat stable; Guanylin precursor; Pro-Guanylin; Pro-Guanylin (a.a. 13-25); guanylate cyclase activator 2A (guanylin); GN