"Receptors, Calcitonin" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Cell surface proteins that bind calcitonin and trigger intracellular changes which influence the behavior of cells. Calcitonin receptors outside the nervous system mediate the role of calcitonin in calcium homeostasis. The role of calcitonin receptors in the brain is not well understood.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Receptors, Calcitonin" by people in Profiles.
NTS Prlh overcomes orexigenic stimuli and ameliorates dietary and genetic forms of obesity. Nat Commun. 2021 08 30; 12(1):5175.
Calcitonin Receptor Neurons in the Mouse Nucleus Tractus Solitarius Control Energy Balance via the Non-aversive Suppression of Feeding. Cell Metab. 2020 02 04; 31(2):301-312.e5.
Essential Role for Hypothalamic Calcitonin Receptor?Expressing Neurons in the Control of Food Intake by Leptin. Endocrinology. 2018 04 01; 159(4):1860-1872.
Beta2-microglobulin stimulates osteoclast formation. Kidney Int. 2008 Jun; 73(11):1275-81.