GoPubMed Proteins lists recent and important papers and reviews for
proteins. Page last changed on 08 Dec 2016.
Melanocortin 5 receptor
MC5R, MC2, hMC5R, melanocortin 5 receptor
This gene encodes a member of the seven-pass transmembrane G protein-coupled melanocortin receptor protein family that stimulate cAMP signal transduction. The encoded protein is a receptor for melanocyte-stimulating hormone and adrenocorticotropic hormone and is suggested to play a role in sebum generation. [provided by RefSeq, Jun 2010] (from