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GHRL gene

Known as: ghrelin/obestatin prepropeptide, MTLRP, GROWTH HORMONE SECRETAGOGUE RECEPTOR LIGAND 
This gene is involved in regulating growth hormone release and satiety, thirst and anxiety.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
The molecular mechanisms regulating secretion of the orexigenic-glucoregulatory hormone ghrelin remain unclear. Based on qPCR… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Sleep loss is currently proposed to disturb endocrine regulation of energy homeostasis leading to weight gain and obesity… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Ghrelin stimulates food intake and adiposity and thereby increases body weight (BW) in rodents after central as well as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Administration of ghrelin, an endogenous ligand for the GH secretagogue receptor 1a (GHSR 1a), induces potent stimulating effects… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Endogenous compounds, including ingestive peptides, can interact with the blood-brain barrier (BBB) in different ways. Here we… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Ghrelin, a circulating appetite-inducing hormone, is derived from a prohormone by posttranslational processing. On the basis of… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Three members of the ghrelin receptor family were characterized in parallel: the ghrelin receptor, the neurotensin receptor 2 and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Ghrelin, the endogenous ligand for the GH-secretagogue receptor (GHS-R), is a recently cloned peptide, primarily expressed in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Central (intracerebral ventral) and peripheral (subcutaneous and intraperitoneal) administration of ghrelin causes obesity in… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ghrelin, a peptide purified from the stomach, is an endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor (GHS-R) and… Expand
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