DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating GHSR and growth hormone secreting pituitary adenoma

GHSR [ENSP00000241256]

Growth hormone secretagogue receptor type 1; Receptor for ghrelin, coupled to G-alpha-11 proteins. Stimulates growth hormone secretion. Binds also other growth hormone releasing peptides (GHRP) (e.g. Met-enkephalin and GHRP-6) as well as non-peptide, low molecular weight secretagogues (e.g. L-692,429, MK-0677, adenosine).

Synonyms:  GHSR,  A2T3X1,  Q92847,  A2T3X1p,  hA2T3X1 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM