Encyclopedia of Pain

2013 Edition
| Editors: Gerald F. Gebhart, Robert F. Schmidt

Orphan G Protein-Coupled Receptor

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-28753-4_201540

Definition

Orphan G protein-coupled receptor is deduced from nucleic acid sequence to be a G protein-coupled receptor but of unknown ligand specificity.

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