"Receptors, Prolactin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Labile proteins on or in prolactin-sensitive cells that bind prolactin initiating the cells' physiological response to that hormone. Mammary casein synthesis is one of the responses. The receptors are also found in placenta, liver, testes, kidneys, ovaries, and other organs and bind and respond to certain other hormones and their analogs and antagonists. This receptor is related to the growth hormone receptor.
- Receptors, Prolactin
- Prolactin Receptors
- Receptors, PRL
- PRL Receptors
- Prolactin Receptor
- Receptor, Prolactin
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Receptors, Prolactin".
- Chemicals and Drugs [D]
- Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins [D12]
- Proteins [D12.776]
- Membrane Proteins [D12.776.543]
- Receptors, Cell Surface [D12.776.543.750]
- Receptors, Neurotransmitter [D12.776.543.750.720]
- Receptors, Neuropeptide [D12.776.543.750.720.600]
- Receptors, Prolactin [D12.776.543.750.720.600.710]
- Receptors, Peptide [D12.776.543.750.750]
- Receptors, Neuropeptide [D12.776.543.750.750.555]
- Receptors, Prolactin [D12.776.543.750.750.555.710]
- Receptors, Pituitary Hormone [D12.776.543.750.750.660]
- Receptors, Gonadotropin [D12.776.543.750.750.660.350]
- Receptors, Prolactin [D12.776.543.750.750.660.350.725]
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Receptors, Prolactin".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Receptors, Prolactin" by people in Profiles.
Zinc binding to human lactogenic hormones and the human prolactin receptor. FEBS Lett. 2011 Jun 23; 585(12):1783-8.