Glucagon receptors

  title={Glucagon receptors},
  author={F. Authier and Bernard Desbuquois},
  journal={Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences},
Glucagon is a pancreatic peptide hormone that, as a counterregulatory hormone for insulin, stimulates glucose release by the liver and maintains glucose homeostasis. First decribed as a glucagon binding entity functionally linked to adenylyl cyclase, the glucagon receptor is a member of the family B receptors within the G protein coupled superfamily of… CONTINUE READING