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Details for messenger / hormone: PGE3

EndoNet ID: ENH01021

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  • PGE3
  • prostaglandin E3
  • 9-oxo-11R,15S-dihydroxy-5Z,13E,17Z-prostatrienoic acid

General information

  • PGE3 is a potent stimulator of bone resorption. [1]


Hormone function

Chemical classification

  • hormone
    • not genome-encoded
      • eicosanoids/fatty acid derivatives
        • prostanoids
          • prostaglandins


    Links to other resources

    LIPID MAPS LMFA03010135
    LipidBank XPR1402


      beta cell of islet of Langerhans Present
      • insulin
      kidney Present
      monocyte Present
      osteoblast Present
      • interleukin 6
      • amphiregulin
      osteoclast Present
      placenta Present
      small intestine Present
      uterus Present