Motilin receptor

MLNR
Identifiers
AliasesMLNR, GPR38, MTLR1, motilin receptor
External IDsOMIM: 602885 HomoloGene: 74398 GeneCards: MLNR
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 13 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 13 (human)[1]
Chromosome 13 (human)
Genomic location for MLNR
Genomic location for MLNR
Band13q14.2Start49,220,338 bp[1]
End49,222,377 bp[1]
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001507

n/a

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001498

n/a

Location (UCSC)Chr 13: 49.22 – 49.22 Mbn/a
PubMed search[2]n/a
Wikidata
View/Edit Human

Motilin receptor is a G protein-coupled receptor that binds motilin.[3][4] Motilin in turn is an intestinal peptide that stimulates contraction of gut smooth muscle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ENSG00000102539 - Ensembl, May 2017
  2. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:". National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  3. ^ Depoortere I (2001). "Motilin and motilin receptors: characterization and functional significance". Verh. K. Acad. Geneeskd. Belg. 63 (6): 511–29. PMID 11813507.
  4. ^ Yang X, Dong L, Yang H (2006). "[Evidence for the presence of motilin receptor and a study on the mechanism of motilin induced Ca2+ signaling in rat myenteric neurons]". Sichuan da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban (in Chinese). 37 (5): 683–6. PMID 17037727.

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