Melanocortin 3 Receptor

Known as: Receptor, Melanocortin 3, Melanocortin-3 Receptor, Receptor, MC3 
A melanocortin receptor subtype found primarily in BRAIN. It shows specificity for ALPHA-MSH; BETA-MSH; GAMMA-MSH and ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE.
National Institutes of Health

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2000-2017
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The prevalence of obesity calls for novel therapeutic targets. The melanocortin-3 receptor (MC3R) has been increasingly… (More)
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2015
2015
The melanocortin receptors 3 and 4 control energy homeostasis, food-intake behavior, and correlated pathophysiological conditions… (More)
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2015
2015
The melanocortin-3 receptor (MC3R) is primarily expressed in the hypothalamus and plays an important role in the regulation of… (More)
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2014
2014
The melanocortin-3 receptor (MC3R) and MC4R are known to play critical roles in energy homeostasis. However, the physiological… (More)
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2011
2011
The purpose of this study was to determine whether resistance exercise training-induced reductions in inflammation are mediated… (More)
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION The melanocortin system plays an important role in energy homeostasis. Mice genetically deficient in the… (More)
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2011
2011
Melanocortin-3 receptor (MC3R), expressed in the hypothalamus and limbic systems of the brain, as well as by peripheral sites… (More)
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2008
2008
Mouse gene targeting studies revealed that the melanocortin-3 receptor (MC3R) affected feeding efficiency and fat storage in mice… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVES alpha-Melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH) may ameliorate renal ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury. Recent data… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Physical inactivity is a risk factor for numerous chronic diseases. Low compliance with interventions to increase activity… (More)
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