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G protein-coupled receptor 62
Symbols GPR62 ; GPCR8; KPG_005
External IDs OMIM606917 HomoloGene50962 IUPHAR: 111 GeneCards: GPR62 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 118442 436090
Ensembl ENSG00000180929 ENSMUSG00000091735
UniProt Q9BZJ7 Q80UC6
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_080865 NM_001159652
RefSeq (protein) NP_543141 NP_001153124
Location (UCSC) Chr 3:
51.96 – 51.96 Mb
Chr 9:
106.46 – 106.47 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Probable G-protein coupled receptor 62 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GPR62 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, George SR, Cheng R, Nguyen T, Liu Y, Brown M, Lynch KR, O'Dowd BF (Feb 2001). "Identification of four novel human G protein-coupled receptors expressed in the brain". Brain Res Mol Brain Res 86 (1–2): 13–22. doi:10.1016/S0169-328X(00)00242-4. PMID 11165367. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: GPR62 G protein-coupled receptor 62". 

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