SSTR2 protein, human

Known as: SS2R, SRIF-1, SSR2a 
Somatostatin receptor type 2 (369 aa, ~41 kDa) is encoded by the human SSTR2 gene. This protein is involved in brain development, G protein-coupled… (More)

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1992-2017
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2011
2011
Somatostatin receptors (SSTR) are known for an overexpression in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET). The aim… (More)
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2004
2004
Somatostatin receptors (SSTRs) have been detected in many normal and malignant tissues. This wide expression has been used for… (More)
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2004
2004
Somatostatin (SRIF) analogs interacting with SRIF receptor (SSTR) subtypes SSTR2 and SSTR5 reduce hormone secretion of pituitary… (More)
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2003
2003
We previously demonstrated that somatostatin (SRIF)-induced inhibition of GH secretion from human pituitary cells is mediated… (More)
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2002
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2002
The high-level expression of somatostatin receptors (SSTR) on various tumor cells has provided the molecular basis for successful… (More)
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1999
1999
Macrophages secrete the immunoregulatory peptide somatostatin (SOM) that inhibits IFN-gamma release by splenocytes and granuloma… (More)
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1997
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1997
Somatostatin (SRIF), a hypothalamic inhibitor of pituitary growth hormone (GH) and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) secretion… (More)
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1997
1997
The five different rat somatostatin receptor subtypes (SSTR1-SSTR5) were coexpressed with a subunit of G-protein gated inwardly… (More)
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1993
1993
The rodent SSTR2 mRNA has been reported to be alternatively spliced to generate long (SSTR2A) and short (SSTR2B) receptor… (More)
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1992
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1992
A mouse somatostatin (SS) receptor cDNA was cloned from neuroblastoma x glioma (NG108-15) cells. The sequence is almost identical… (More)
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