MCHR1

(redirected from SLC1)

MCHR1

A gene on chromosome 22q13.2 that encodes a G protein-coupled receptor and integral plasma membrane protein which binds melanin-concentrating hormone. MCHR1 can inhibit cAMP accumulation and stimulate intracellular calcium accumulation, and is probably involved in the neuronal regulation of food consumption.
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These include ACLY, GLUT2, SLC1 family genes, and most genes for sodium potassium transport systems.
The win keeps Widnes in fifth place in SLC1 and leaves them on track to improve on last year's finish.
A hat-trick from Kevin Leadbetter and two from Andy Riley secured Widnes a 50-33 win over Ruskin Park in SLC1.
There was also little Christmas cheer for Widnes at Douglas Valley where they slipped to another league defeat going down 34-13 to close rivals Wigan in SLC1.
In SLC1 Widnes managed to throw away a 10-0 half time lead to lose 18-13 against struggling Anselmians.