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G-Protein-Coupled Receptor Dimers

  • Katharine Herrick-Davis
  • Graeme Milligan
  • Giuseppe Di Giovanni

Part of the The Receptors book series (REC, volume 33)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Richard J. Ward, Sara Marsango, John D. Pediani, Graeme Milligan
      Pages 15-38
    3. Valerica Raicu, William F. Schmidt
      Pages 39-75
  3. Receptors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Wesley B. Asher, Signe Mathiasen, Michael D. Holsey, Steven G. Grinnell, Nevin A. Lambert, Jonathan A. Javitch
      Pages 99-127
    3. Ellinor Grinde, Katharine Herrick-Davis
      Pages 129-172
    4. Salvador Sierra, Ivone Gomes, Lakshmi A. Devi
      Pages 173-206
    5. Aylin C. Hanyaloglu, F. Fanelli, K. C. Jonas
      Pages 207-231
    6. Kaleeckal G. Harikumar, Laurence J. Miller
      Pages 273-287
    7. Joseph J. Gingell, Christopher S. Walker, Debbie L. Hay
      Pages 289-305
    8. Qing R. Fan, William Y. Guo, Yong Geng, Marisa G. Evelyn
      Pages 307-325
    9. Veronika Hlaváčková, Laurent Prézeau, Jean-Philippe Pin, Jaroslav Blahos
      Pages 327-356
  4. Assembly and Trafficking

  5. Physiology and Therapeutic Potential

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 431-431
    2. Rory Sleno, Dominic Devost, Terence E. Hébert
      Pages 451-465
    3. Peter J. McCormick, Joaquin Botta
      Pages 467-475
    4. Dasiel O. Borroto-Escuela, Manuel Narváez, Gemma Navarro, Rafael Franco, Kjell Fuxe
      Pages 477-501

About this book

Introduction

G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) are believed to be the largest family of membrane proteins involved in signal transduction and cellular responses. They dimerize (form a pair of macromolecules) with a wide variety of other receptors. The proposed book will provide a comprehensive overview of GPCR dimers, starting with a historical perspective and including, basic information about the different dimers, how they synthesize, their signaling properties, and the many diverse physiological processes in which they are involved.  In addition to presenting information about healthy GPCR dimer activity, the book will also include a section on their pathology and therapeutic potentials.

Keywords

Dimers GPRC Signaling Synthesis Therapeutic Potential

Editors and affiliations

  • Katharine Herrick-Davis
    • 1
  • Graeme Milligan
    • 2
  • Giuseppe Di Giovanni
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Neuroscience and Experimental TherapeuticsAlbany Medical CollegeAlbanyUSA
  2. 2.Centre for Translational Pharmacology, Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life SciencesUniversity of GlasgowGlasgow, ScotlandUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Department of Physiology and BiochemistryUniversity of MaltaMsidaMalta

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