Aliases for PRLHR Gene
External Ids for PRLHR Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for PRLHR Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PRLHR Gene
PRLHR is a 7-transmembrane domain receptor for prolactin-releasing hormone (PRLH; MIM 602663) that is highly expressed in anterior pituitary (Ozawa et al., 2002 [PubMed 11923475]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for PRLHR Gene
PRLHR (Prolactin Releasing Hormone Receptor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with PRLHR include Body Mass Index Quantitative Trait Locus 11. 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 Y receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is NPY4R2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for PRLHR Gene
Receptor for prolactin-releasing peptide (PrRP). Implicated in lactation, regulation of food intake and pain-signal processing.