GUCY2C

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GUCY2C

A gene on chromosome 12p12 that encodes guanylate cyclase 2C, a receptor for E coli heat-stable enterotoxin. It is also activated by the endogenous peptide guanylin.
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Guanylyl cyclase is a heat-stable enterotoxin receptor. Cell, vol.
Eschericha coli heat-stable enterotoxin receptors: localization in opossum kidney, intestine and testis.