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G protein-coupled receptor 62
Symbols GPR62; GPCR8; KPG_005; MGC26943
External IDs OMIM606917 HomoloGene50962 IUPHAR: GPR62 GeneCards: GPR62 Gene
RNA expression pattern
PBB GE GPR62 gnf1h05768 at tn.png
More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 118442 n/a
Ensembl ENSG00000180929 n/a
UniProt Q9BZJ7 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_080865 n/a
RefSeq (protein) NP_543141 n/a
Location (UCSC) Chr 3:
51.96 - 51.97 Mb
PubMed search [1] n/a

Probable G-protein coupled receptor 62 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GPR62 gene.[1][2]

G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs, or GPRs) contain 7 transmembrane domains and transduce extracellular signals through heterotrimeric G proteins.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Lee DK, George SR, Cheng R, Nguyen T, Liu Y, Brown M, Lynch KR, O'Dowd BF (Feb 2001). "Identification of four novel human G protein-coupled receptors expressed in the brain". Brain Res Mol Brain Res 86 (1-2): 13-22. PMID 11165367.  
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: GPR62 G protein-coupled receptor 62".  

Further reading

  • Takeda S, Kadowaki S, Haga T, et al. (2002). "Identification of G protein-coupled receptor genes from the human genome sequence.". FEBS Lett. 520 (1-3): 97–101. doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(02)02775-8. PMID 12044878.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  


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