The extension locus encodes the melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R) gene that has a seven transmembrane domains protein belonging to the G protein coupled receptors .
Rodgers is the editor of an art magazine called MC1R, for Melanocortin 1 Receptor
, which is the name of the gene mutation associated with red hair.
A melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R) gene polymorphism is useful for authentication of Massese sheep dairy products.
On the surface of melanocytes is a protein known as melanocortin 1 receptor
, or MC1R.
* Stage 1: Binding of melanocyte-stimulating hormone (a-MSH) to the receptor melanocortin 1 receptor
Oh, "Melanocortin 1 receptor
regulates melanoma cell migration by controlling syndecan-2 expression," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
The 32-year-old, from Castlemilk in Glasgow, has a mutation on the melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R), a gene located on chromosome 16 of the human genome.
[alpha]MSH recognizing melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R) located on the cell membrane of melanocytes starts a series of signal pathways .
Fontanesi, F Beretti, V Riggio et al, "Missense and nonsense mutations in melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R) gene of different goat breeds: association with red and black coat colour phenotypes but with unexpected evidences," BMC Genetics, vol.
Mice with a melanocortin 1 receptor
mutation have a slightly greater minimum alveolar concentration than control mice.
One theory is that redheads have a mutant melanocortin 1 receptor
(MC1R) that interacts with endorphins that act as painkillers.
Regulation of the human melanocortin 1 receptor
expression in epidermal melanocytes by paracrine and endocrine factors and by ultraviolet radiation.