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Neuropeptide Y Receptor Type 2

Known as: NPY-Y2 Receptor, Y2 Receptor 
Neuropeptide Y receptor type 2 (381 aa, ~43 kDa) is encoded by the human NPY2R gene. This protein plays a role in diverse physiological functions as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Peptide YY (PYY) is an intestinally derived anorexigen that acts via the Y2 receptor, and Y2 receptor deletion in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Peptide YY (PYY), an anorectic peptide, is secreted postprandially from the distal gastrointestinal tract. PYY(3-36), the major… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • G. Milligan
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 2129293
It is now generally accepted that G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) can exist as dimers or as part of larger oligomeric… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The gut hormone peptide YY (PYY) belongs to the pancreatic polypeptide (PP) family along with PP and neuropeptide Y (NPY). These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Food intake is regulated by the hypothalamus, including the melanocortin and neuropeptide Y (NPY) systems in the arcuate nucleus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Neuropeptide Y is implicated in energy homeostasis, and contributes to obesity when hypothalamic levels remain chronically… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Neuropeptide Y (NPY), a 36-amino-acid peptide widely expressed in the brain is involved in many physiological responses… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
1 The novel Y1‐selective argininamide derivative BIBO 3304 ((R)‐N‐[[4‐(aminocarbonylaminomethyl)phenyl]methyl]‐N2‐(diphenylacetyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a 36-amino acid polypeptide that is widely distributed in the central nervous system and periphery… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The pancreatic polypeptide family includes neuropeptide Y (NPY), one of the most abundant neuropeptides in the mammalian nervous… Expand
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