Literature associating SSTR1 and thyroid gland medullary carcinoma
Somatostatin receptor type 1; Receptor for somatostatin with higher affinity for somatostatin-14 than -28. This receptor is coupled via pertussis toxin sensitive G proteins to inhibition of adenylyl cyclase. In addition it stimulates phosphotyrosine phosphatase and Na(+)/H(+) exchanger via pertussis toxin insensitive G proteins.
Synonyms: SSTR1, SSTR1p, hSSTR1, P30872, P30872p ...