Receptor, Melanocortin, Type 2

Known as: Receptor, MC2, Melanocortin 2 Receptor, Melanocortin Receptor 2 
A melanocortin receptor subtype found primarily in the ADRENAL CORTEX. It shows specificity for ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Melanocortin receptor accessory proteins (MRAPs) modulate signaling of melanocortin receptors in vitro. To investigate the… (More)
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2013
2013
Melanocortin 2 receptor (MC2R) is the only canonical ACTH receptor. Its functional expression requires the presence of an… (More)
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2009
2009
MRAP, melanocortin 2 (MC2) receptor accessory protein, is required for trafficking by the MC2 (ACTH) receptor. MRAP is a single… (More)
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2009
2009
MC2 (ACTH) receptors require MC2 receptor accessory protein (MRAP) to reach the cell surface. In this study, we show that MRAP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The melanocortin-2 (MC2) receptor accessory protein (MRAP) is required for trafficking of the G protein-coupled MC2 receptor to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
ACTH (i.e., corticotropin) is the principal regulator of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis and stimulates steroidogenesis… (More)
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2007
2007
The ACTH receptor [melanocortin-2 receptor (MC2R)] is the smallest known G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR). Herein, human MC2R… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Familial glucocorticoid deficiency (FGD), or hereditary unresponsiveness to adrenocorticotropin (ACTH; OMIM 202200), is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
It has been known for many years that adipocytes express high affinity ACTH and alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone (MSH… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Seven models for computing underwater radiances and irradiances by numerical solution of the radiative transfer equation are… (More)
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