DISEASES

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Literature on CCKBR

CCKBR [ENSP00000335544]

Gastrin/cholecystokinin type B receptor; Receptor for gastrin and cholecystokinin. The CKK-B receptors occur throughout the central nervous system where they modulate anxiety, analgesia, arousal, and neuroleptic activity. This receptor mediates its action by association with G proteins that activate a phosphatidylinositol-calcium second messenger system; Belongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.

Synonyms:  CCKBR,  CCKBR-001,  CCKBR-002,  CCKBR-003,  CCKBR-004 ...

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