1F. Retinoic acid-related orphans

Unless otherwise stated all data on this page refer to the human proteins. Gene information is provided for human (Hs), mouse (Mm) and rat (Rn).

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Retinoic acid receptor-related orphan receptors (ROR, nomenclature as agreed by NC-IUPHAR Committee on Nuclear Receptors, [1]) have yet to be assigned a definitive endogenous ligand, although RORα may be synthesized with a ‘captured’ agonist such as cholesterol [3-4].

Receptors

RAR-related orphan receptor-α / NR1F1 Show summary » More detailed page

RAR-related orphan receptor-β / NR1F2 Show summary » More detailed page

RAR-related orphan receptor-γ / NR1F3 Show summary » More detailed page

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Database page citation:

1F. Retinoic acid-related orphans. Accessed on 28/07/2014. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY, http://www.guidetopharmacology.org/GRAC/FamilyDisplayForward?familyId=88.

Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY citation:

Alexander SPH, Benson HE, Faccenda E, Pawson AJ, Sharman JL, Spedding M, Peters JA and Harmar AJ, CGTP Collaborators. (2013) The Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY 2013/14: Nuclear Hormone Receptors. Br J Pharmacol. 170: 1652–1675.