SSTR2

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SSTR2

A gene on chromosome 17q24 that encodes a G protein-coupled somatostatin receptor for somatostatin-14 and -28. It interacts with SHANK1 and is expressed in the brain and kidneys.
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Somatostatin receptor type 2 antagonism improves glucagon and corticosterone counterregulatory responses to hypoglycemia ins treptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.