Family

Orexigenic neuropeptide QRFP/P518 (IPR024565)

Short name: P518

Family relationships

None.

Description

QRFP/P518 has a direct role in maintaining bone mineral density [PMID: 17869477]. QRFP has also found to be important in energy homeostasis by regulating appetite and energy expenditure in mice [PMID: 16543370]. The C-terminal 28 residues are the functional neuropeptide 26RFa [PMID: 14657341].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0031854 orexigenic neuropeptide QRFP receptor binding

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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