corticotropin-releasing factor   

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 913

Abbreviated name: CRF
Synonyms: corticoliberin | endorpholiberin
Species: Sheep
References
1. Dautzenberg FM, Dietrich K, Palchaudhuri MR, Spiess J. (1997)
Identification of two corticotropin-releasing factor receptors from Xenopus laevis with high ligand selectivity: unusual pharmacology of the type 1 receptor.
J. Neurochem., 69 (4): 1640-9. [PMID:9326293]
2. Dautzenberg FM, Gutknecht E, Van der Linden I, Olivares-Reyes JA, Dürrenberger F, Hauger RL. (2004)
Cell type specific calcium signaling by corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 (CRF1) and 2a (CRF2(a)) receptors: Gq coupling in human embryonic kidney 293 but not SK-N-MC neuroblastoma cells.
Biochem Pharmacol., 68: 1833-1844. [PMID:15450949]
3. Dautzenberg FM, Py-Lang G, Higelin J, Fischer C, Wright MB, Huber G. (2001)
Different binding modes of amphibian and human corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 and type 2 receptors: evidence for evolutionary differences.
J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther., 296 (1): 113-20. [PMID:11123370]
4. Palchaudhuri MR, Wille S, Mevenkamp G, Spiess J, Fuchs E, Dautzenberg FM. (1998)
Corticotropin-releasing factor receptor type 1 from Tupaia belangeri--cloning, functional expression and tissue distribution.
Eur. J. Biochem., 258 (1): 78-84. [PMID:9851694]