GIP Receptor

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The GIP (gastric inhibitory polypeptide or glucose-dependent insulinotropic peptide) receptor is a member of the glucagon receptor family that also includes glucagon, GLP-1, GLP-2, secretin and GHRH receptors. The GIP receptor is involved in glucose homeostasis via potentiation of glucose-dependent insulin secretion from the pancreatic islet β-cells. It also inhibits gastric acid secretion. The tissue distribution of this receptor is broad, with high levels of expression in the islet β-cells. The human GIP receptor gene is localized on chromosome 19q13.3.

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Species Gene Symbol Gene Accession No. Protein Accession No.
Human GIPR NM_000164 P48546
Mouse Gipr NM_001080815 Q0P543
Rat Gipr NM_012714 P43219

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