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Somatostatin receptor

somatostatin receptor 1
Symbol SSTR1
Entrez 6751
HUGO 11330
OMIM 182451
RefSeq NM_001049
UniProt P30872
Other data
Locus Chr. 14 q13
somatostatin receptor 2
Symbol SSTR2
Entrez 6752
HUGO 11331
OMIM 182452
RefSeq NM_001050
UniProt P30874
Other data
Locus Chr. 17 q24
somatostatin receptor 3
Symbol SSTR3
Entrez 6753
HUGO 11332
OMIM 182453
RefSeq NM_001051
UniProt P32745
Other data
Locus Chr. 22 q13.1
somatostatin receptor 4
Symbol SSTR4
Entrez 6754
HUGO 11333
OMIM 182454
RefSeq NM_001052
UniProt P31391
Other data
Locus Chr. 20 p11.2
somatostatin receptor 5
Symbol SSTR5
Entrez 6755
HUGO 11334
OMIM 182455
RefSeq NM_001053
UniProt P35346
Other data
Locus Chr. 16 p13.3

There are five known somatostatin receptors:[1]

All are G protein-coupled seven transmembrane receptors.


  1. ^ Hoyer D, Bell GI, Berelowitz M, Epelbaum J, Feniuk W, Humphrey PP, O'Carroll AM, Patel YC, Schonbrunn A, Taylor JE (1995). "Classification and nomenclature of somatostatin receptors". Trends Pharmacol. Sci. 16 (3): 86–8. PMID 7792934. doi:10.1016/S0165-6147(00)88988-9. 

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