y<sub>6</sub> receptor | Neuropeptide Y receptors | IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY

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y6 receptor

Target not currently curated in GtoImmuPdb

Target id: 683

Nomenclature: y6 receptor

Family: Neuropeptide Y receptors

Annotation status:  image of a grey circle Awaiting annotation/under development. Please contact us if you can help with annotation.  » Email us

Gene and Protein Information
class A G protein-coupled receptor: pseudogene in man
Species TM AA Chromosomal Location Gene Symbol Gene Name Reference
Human 7 290 5q31 NPY6R neuropeptide Y receptor Y6 (pseudogene)
Mouse 7 371 18 B3 Npy6r neuropeptide Y receptor Y6
Previous and Unofficial Names
Y2B | Y5 | NPY1RL | Pancreatic polypeptide receptor 2 | PP2
Database Links
Specialist databases
GPCRDB npy6r_human (Hs), npy6r_mouse (Mm)
Other databases
Ensembl Gene
Entrez Gene
Human Protein Atlas
RefSeq Nucleotide
RefSeq Protein
Natural/Endogenous Ligands
Comments: Pseudogene in humans
Potency order of endogenous ligands
neuropeptide Y = peptide YY > pancreatic polypeptide


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Dan Larhammar, Annette Beck-Sickinger, William F. Colmers, Helen M. Cox, Henri N. Doods, Herbert Herzog, Martin C. Michel, Remi Quirion, Thue Schwartz, Thomas Westfall.
Neuropeptide Y receptors: y6 receptor. Last modified on 22/02/2017. Accessed on 23/03/2019. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY, http://www.guidetopharmacology.org/GRAC/ObjectDisplayForward?objectId=683.