DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating MC1R and skin carcinoma

MC1R [ENSP00000451605]

Melanocortin 1 receptor (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor); Receptor for MSH (alpha, beta and gamma) and ACTH. The activity of this receptor is mediated by G proteins which activate adenylate cyclase; Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.

Synonyms:  MC1R,  MC1Rp,  hMC1R,  G3V4F0,  Q01726 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt