Zinc is an agonist of GPR39

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R-HSA-444572
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Homo sapiens
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Zn2+ is a potent and effective agonist of GPR39, signaling effectively through the Gq pathway (Holst et al. 2004, 2007) and Gs (Zhang et al. 2005, Holst et al. 2007).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
18588883 Molecular mechanism of Zn2+ agonism in the extracellular domain of GPR39

Storjohann, L, Holst, B, Schwartz, TW

FEBS Lett 2008
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