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MAS-related GPR, member X2
Symbols MRGPRX2; MRGX2
External IDs OMIM607228 MGI3588270 HomoloGene24986 IUPHAR: MRGPRX2 GeneCards: MRGPRX2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 117194 243978
Ensembl ENSG00000183695 n/a
UniProt Q96LB1 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_054030 NM_001034868
RefSeq (protein) NP_473371 NP_001030040
Location (UCSC) Chr 11:
19.03 - 19.04 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Mas-related G-protein coupled receptor member X2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MRGPRX2 gene.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Dong X, Han S, Zylka MJ, Simon MI, Anderson DJ (Sep 2001). "A diverse family of GPCRs expressed in specific subsets of nociceptive sensory neurons". Cell 106 (5): 619-32. PMID 11551509.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: MRGPRX2 MAS-related GPR, member X2".  

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. 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.  
  • Robas N, Mead E, Fidock M (2004). "MrgX2 is a high potency cortistatin receptor expressed in dorsal root ganglion.". J. Biol. Chem. 278 (45): 44400–4. doi:10.1074/jbc.M302456200. PMID 12915402.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121–7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  
  • Yang S, Liu Y, Lin AA, et al. (2005). "Adaptive evolution of MRGX2, a human sensory neuron specific gene involved in nociception.". Gene 352: 30–5. doi:10.1016/j.gene.2005.03.001. PMID 15862286.  


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