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MAS-related GPR, member X1 (MRGPRX1)

Target Class
GPCR
Family
Class A Orphan
Official Symbol
MRGPRX1
Species
Human
Accession Number
NM_147199
Alias Names
G protein-coupled receptor MRGX1; G protein-coupled receptor SNSR3; GPCR; MAS-related GPR, member X1; MRGX1; SNSR4; mas-related G-protein coupled receptor member X1; sensory neuron-specific G-protein coupled receptor 3/4
Background
Orphan receptor. Probably involved in the function of nociceptive neurons. May regulate nociceptor function and/or development, including the sensation or modulation of pain. Potently activated by enkephalins including BAM22 (bovine adrenal medulla peptide 22) and BAM (8-22). BAM22 is the most potent compound and evoked a large and dose-dependent release of intracellular calcium in stably transfected cells. G(alpha)q proteins are involved in the calcium-signaling pathway. Activated by the antimalarial drug, chloroquine. May mediate chloroquine- induced itch, in an histamine-independent manner.
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Class A Orphan
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Assay Readout Background Species Cell Line
Calcium RBL-2H3 Human 95-1019C11
β-Arrestin CHO-K1 Human 93-0919C2
KINOMEscan TKscan BROMOscan NHRscan GPCRscan PATHscan
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