MTNR1B gene

Known as: MELATONIN RECEPTOR 1B, MEL1B, Melatonin Receptor 1B Gene 
This gene plays a role in ligand-dependent signal transduction.
National Institutes of Health

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1995-2017
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Genome-wide association studies have revealed that common noncoding variants in MTNR1B (encoding melatonin receptor 1B, also… (More)
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2011
2011
STUDY DESIGN a genetic association study was performed on 126 patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and 197 healthy… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • LOC 143678 PHF, PTPLB MYLK, RAPSN PTPMT
  • 2010
Impaired beta-cell function and insulin resistance are key determinants of type 2 diabetes (T2D). Hyperglycemia in the fasting… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE Glycated hemoglobin (HbA₁(c)), used to monitor and diagnose diabetes, is influenced by average glycemia over a 2- to 3… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
To identify previously unknown genetic loci associated with fasting glucose concentrations, we examined the leading association… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In genome-wide association (GWA) data from 2,151 nondiabetic French subjects, we identified rs1387153, near MTNR1B (which encodes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Genome-wide association studies have shown that variation in MTNR1B (melatonin receptor 1B) is associated with insulin and… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Very recently, a novel type 2 diabetes risk gene, i.e., MTNR1B, was identified and reported to affect fasting glycemia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
STUDY DESIGN A genetic association study to comprehensively investigate variations of melatonin receptor 1B gene polymorphism by… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
A G protein-coupled receptor for the pineal hormone melatonin was recently cloned from mammals and designated the Mel1a melatonin… (More)
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