Aliases for NPBWR1 Gene
External Ids for NPBWR1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for NPBWR1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NPBWR1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for NPBWR1 Gene
NPBWR1 (Neuropeptides B And W Receptor 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Peptide ligand-binding receptors and Signaling by GPCR. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity and neuropeptide receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is NPBWR2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPBWR1 Gene
Interacts specifically with a number of opioid ligands. Receptor for neuropeptides B and W, which may be involved in neuroendocrine system regulation, food intake and the organization of other signals. Has a higher affinity for neuropeptide B.