International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. XCIV. Adhesion G Protein–Coupled Receptors

  title={International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. XCIV. Adhesion G Protein–Coupled Receptors},
  author={J{\"o}rg Hamann and Gabriela Aust and Demet Araç and Felix B. Engel and Caroline Formstone and Robert Fredriksson and Randy A. Hall and Breanne L Harty and Christiane Kirchhoff and Barbara Knapp and Arunkumar Krishnan and Ines Liebscher and Hsi-Hsien Lin and David C Martinelli and Kelly R Monk and Miriam C. Peeters and Xianhua Piao and Simone Pr{\"o}mel and Torsten Sch{\"o}neberg and Thue W. Schwartz and Kathleen E. Singer and Martin Stacey and Yuri A Ushkaryov and Mario Vallon and Uwe Wolfrum and Mathew W. Wright and Lei Xu and Tobias Langenhan and Helgi Birgir Schi{\"o}th},
  journal={Pharmacological Reviews},
  pages={338 - 367}
The Adhesion family forms a large branch of the pharmacologically important superfamily of G protein–coupled receptors (GPCRs). As Adhesion GPCRs increasingly receive attention from a wide spectrum of biomedical fields, the Adhesion GPCR Consortium, together with the International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology Committee on Receptor Nomenclature and Drug Classification, proposes a unified nomenclature for Adhesion GPCRs. The new names have ADGR as common dominator followed by a letter… 

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