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*  GDF2
Truksa J, Peng H, Lee P, Beutler E (Jul 2006). "Bone morphogenetic proteins 2, 4, and 9 stimulate murine hepcidin 1 expression ... GDF2 is a potent inducer of hepcidin (a cationic peptide that has antimicrobial properties) in liver cells (hepatocytes) and ...
*  Growth differentiation factor
Truksa J, Peng H, Lee P, Beutler E (2006). "Bone morphogenetic proteins 2, 4, and 9 stimulate murine hepcidin 1 expression ... and regulates iron metabolism by increasing levels of a protein called hepcidin. GDF3 is also known as "Vg-related gene 2" (Vgr ...
*  Elizabeta Nemeth
... where she worked on iron metabolism and the hormone hepcidin. In 2007, the American College of Nutrition honored her with the ...
*  Bone morphogenetic protein 6
BMP6 is the key regulator of hepcidin, the small peptide secreted by the liver which is the major regulator of iron metabolism ...
*  Hamp
... gene, which codes for the Hepcidin protein Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), a U.S. government home loan ...
*  Antimicrobial peptides
... hepcidin). Several methods have been used to determine the mechanisms of antimicrobial peptide activity. In particular, solid- ... "The solution structure of human hepcidin, a peptide hormone with antimicrobial activity that is involved in iron uptake and ...
*  Rheumatoid arthritis
The chronic inflammation caused by RA leads to raised hepcidin levels, leading to anemia of chronic disease where iron is ...
*  Crohn's disease
... and persistent inflammation leading to increased hepcidin levels, restricting iron absorption in the duodenum. As Crohn's ...
*  HFE hereditary haemochromatosis
A possible explanation is the fact that HFE normally plays a role in the production of hepcidin in the liver, a function that ...
*  Macrophage
In cases where systemic iron levels are raised, or where inflammation is present, raised levels of hepcidin act on macrophage ...
*  Biochemical cascade
HAMP Hepcidin expression Regulate lipid metabolism Via LXR /LXRE (LXR response element) Expression of ApoE CETP, FAS and LPL ...
*  Beta-2 microglobulin
An additional function is association with the HFE protein, together regulating the expression of hepcidin in the liver which ...
*  Persephone Borrow
"Distinct patterns of hepcidin and iron regulation during HIV-1, HBV, and HCV infections", Proceedings of the National Academy ...
*  Iron deficiency
... plasma concentrations of iron are lowered in a variety of systemic inflammatory states due to increased production of hepcidin ...
*  Proteins produced and secreted by the liver
... a glycoprotein hormone that regulates the production of platelets by the bone marrow Hepcidin, a peptide hormone that regulates ...
*  Management of ulcerative colitis
... caused by both chronic blood loss from the gastrointestinal tract and reduced absorption due to the up-regulation of hepcidin ...