ADRB2

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ADRB2

A gene on chromosome 5q31-q32 that encodes beta-2-adrenergic receptor, a member of the G protein-coupled receptor superfamily, which mediates catecholamine-induced activation of adenylate cyclase. ADRB2 binds epinephrine with a 30-fold greater affinity than it does with norepinephrine.
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The key classes of mechanism of action include Beta-2 Adrenoceptor Agonist, Immunotherapy, Interleukin inhibitors, Phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) Inhibitors, CRTh2 antagonists, Peroxisome Proliferator Activator Receptor (PPAR) agonist, Glucocorticoid receptor agonist and Prostaglandin D2 (PGD2) Receptor Antagonist.