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gamma2-MSH

Known as: gamma2 MSH 
The 11-residue peptide that is without amidation.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The melanocortin-4 receptor (MC4R) is a G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) that is expressed in the central nervous system and has… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Ischemic stroke is one of the main causes of death and disability. We investigated whether melanocortin peptides, which have… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Functional disruption of either MC3R or MC4R results in obesity, implicating both in the control of energy homeostasis. The… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The sensory neuron-specific G protein coupled receptors (SNSRs) have been described as a family of receptors whose expression in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The effects of the natural and synthetic ligands for the melanocortin receptor type 3 (MC3‐R) have been evaluated in a murine… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have examined the effects of underfeeding and obesity on the density of hypothalamic melanocortin MC3 and MC4 receptors (MC3-R… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Melanocortin peptides regulate a variety of physiological processes. Five melanocortin receptors (MC-R) have been cloned and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In accord with previous studies intracerebroventricular (i.c.v.) injections of ACTH1‐24 (1 μg) induced a display of excessive… Expand
1998
1998
The melanocortin MC3 and MC4 receptors are the main melanocortin receptors expressed in brain. Of the endogenous melanocortins… Expand
1996
1996
In a previous structure-activity analysis we have shown that the gamma-melanocyte-stimulating hormones (gamma-MSHs) and… Expand