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Details for messenger / hormone: hemokinin

EndoNet ID: ENH01147

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  • hHK-1
  • HK-1
  • hemokinin

General information

  • The activation of the tachykinin receptors has been implicated in a wide variety of biological actions from smooth muscle contraction, vasodilatation, pain transmission, neurogenic inflammation, activation of the immune system and stimulation of endocrine gland secretion [1]


Hormone function

Chemical classification

  • hormone
    • genome-encoded
      • peptide neurotransmitters
        • tachykinins


    Links to other resources

    Ensembl ENSG00000176358


      corpus striatum Present
      • sensory perception of pain