|Dataset||MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations|
|Category||disease or phenotype associations|
|Description||any anomaly in the blood concentration of the peptide hormone produced mainly by P/D1 cells lining the fundus of the stomach and epsilon cells of the pancreas that stimulates hunger and serves as a potent stimulator of growth hormone from the anterior pituitary gland; in addition to stimulating appetite and growth, ghrelin also plays various roles in energy homeostasis, neuropathy, and in the cardiovascular and immune systems (Mammalian Phenotype Ontology, MP_0011611)|
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7 gene mutations causing the abnormal circulating ghrelin level phenotype in transgenic mice from the MPO Gene-Phenotype Associations dataset.