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G protein-coupled receptor 78
Symbol GPR78
External IDs OMIM606921 HomoloGene50960 IUPHAR: GPR78 GeneCards: GPR78 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 27201 n/a
Ensembl ENSG00000155269 n/a
UniProt Q96P69 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_080819 n/a
RefSeq (protein) NP_543009 n/a
Location (UCSC) Chr 4:
8.56 – 8.62 Mb
PubMed search [1] n/a

Probable G-protein coupled receptor 78 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GPR78 gene.[1][2]

G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs, or GPRs) contain 7 transmembrane domains and transduce extracellular signals through heterotrimeric G proteins.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Lee DK, Nguyen T, Lynch KR, Cheng R, Vanti WB, Arkhitko O, Lewis T, Evans JF, George SR, O'Dowd BF (Sep 2001). "Discovery and mapping of ten novel G protein-coupled receptor genes". Gene 275 (1): 83–91. doi:10.1016/S0378-1119(01)00651-5. PMID 11574155. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: GPR78 G protein-coupled receptor 78". 

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