Ligand id: 685

Name: calcitonin

Abbreviated name: CT

Species: Human

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1. Albrandt K, Brady EM, Moore CX, Mull E, Sierzega ME, Beaumont K. (1995)
Molecular cloning and functional expression of a third isoform of the human calcitonin receptor and partial characterization of the calcitonin receptor gene.
Endocrinology., 136: 5377-5384. [PMID:7588285]
2. Armour SL, Foord S, Kenakin T, Chen WJ. (1999)
Pharmacological characterization of receptor-activity-modifying proteins (RAMPs) and the human calcitonin receptor.
J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods., 42: 217-224. [PMID:11033437]
3. Hay DL, Christopoulos G, Christopoulos A, Poyner DR, Sexton PM. (2005)
Pharmacological discrimination of calcitonin receptor: receptor activity-modifying protein complexes.
Mol Pharmacol., 67: 1655-1665. [PMID:15692146]
4. Kuwasako K, Kitamura K, Nagoshi Y, Eto T. (2003)
Novel calcitonin-(8-32)-sensitive adrenomedullin receptors derived from co-expression of calcitonin receptor with receptor activity-modifying proteins.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun., 301: 460-464. [PMID:12565884]
5. Leuthauser K, Gujer R, Aldecoa A, McKinney RA, Muff R, Fischer JA, Born W. (2000)
Receptor-activity-modifying protein 1 forms heterodimers with two G-protein-coupled receptors to define ligand recognition.
Biochem J., 351: 347-351. [PMID:11023820]
6. Muff R, Buhlmann N, Fischer JA, Born W. (1999)
An amylin receptor is revealed following co-transfection of a calcitonin receptor with receptor activity modifying proteins-1 or -3.
Endocrinology., 140: 2924-2927. [PMID:10342886]