MC2R

(redirected from Melanocortin receptor 2)

MC2R

A gene on chromosome 18p11.2 that encodes ACTH receptor, the activity of which is mediated by G protein-activated adenylate cyclase.

Molecular pathology
Genetic variations in MC2R cause glucocorticoid deficiency type 1.
References in periodicals archive ?
Global Markets Direct's, 'Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Receptor (Adrenocorticotropin Receptor or Melanocortin Receptor 2 or MC2R or ACTHR) - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides in depth analysis on Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Receptor (Adrenocorticotropin Receptor or Melanocortin Receptor 2 or MC2R or ACTHR) targeted pipeline therapeutics.
The report provides comprehensive information on the Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Receptor (Adrenocorticotropin Receptor or Melanocortin Receptor 2 or MC2R or ACTHR), targeted therapeutics, complete with analysis by indications, stage of development, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape for Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Receptor (Adrenocorticotropin Receptor or Melanocortin Receptor 2 or MC2R or ACTHR)