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Receptors, Ghrelin MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Receptors, Ghrelin
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.543.750.695.322
Unique ID
D054440
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054440
Scope Note
Transmembrane proteins that recognize and bind GHRELIN, a potent stimulator of GROWTH HORMONE secretion and food intake in mammals. Ghrelin receptors are found in the pituitary and HYPOTHALAMUS. They belong to the family of G-PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTORS.
Entry Term(s)
GHS Receptor Type 1
GHS-R Type 1A
GHS-R1A
GHS-R1B
GHSR Protein
Ghrelin Receptor
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor Type 1
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor Type 1A
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor Type 1B
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptors
Growth Hormone Secretogogue Receptor 1B
Receptor, Growth Hormone Secretagogue 1A
Previous Indexing
Receptors, Cell Surface (1996-2007)
Receptors, G-Protein-Coupled (1996-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008; GROWTH HORMONE SECRETAGOGUE RECEPTOR was indexed under RECEPTORS, G-PROTEIN-COUPLED 1999-2007
History Note
2008 (1999)
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2016/06/17
Receptors, Ghrelin Preferred
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor Type 1A Narrower
Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor Type 1B Narrower
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