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Free Fatty Acid Receptor 1

Known as: G-Protein Coupled Receptor 40 
Free fatty acid receptor 1 (300 aa, ~31 kDa) is encoded by the human FFAR1 gene. This protein plays a role in fatty acid-dependent receptor signaling… 
National Institutes of Health

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2019
2019
Chronic consumption of high fat diets (HFDs), rich in saturated fatty acids (SatFAs) like palmitic acid (PA), is associated with… 
Review
2019
2016
2016
The free fatty acid receptor 1 (FFA1/GPR40) is a potential target for treatment of type 2 diabetes. Although several potent… 
Review
2016
Review
2016
  • Takafumi Hara
  • Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology
  • 2016
  • Corpus ID: 31422900
FFA1 is a G protein-coupled receptor activated by medium- to long-chain fatty acids. FFA1 plays important roles in various… 
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background: FFAR1/GPR40 is a potential target to enhance insulin secretion in type 2 diabetes, yet knowledge of the… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The endogenous ligands for free fatty acid receptor 1 (FFA1) are medium and longer chain free fatty acids. However, a range of… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Free fatty acids (FFA) have generally been proposed to regulate pancreatic insulin release by an intracellular mechanism… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Free fatty acids (FFA) have generally been proposed to regulate pancreatic insulin release by an intracellular mechanism…