Pharmacology 514:
Current Topics in Pharmacology
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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, October 6, 1999
Room T-530/530A HSC

Speaker: Stan McKnight
Topic: Metered on-RAMPs for receptors headed to the membrane


  1. McLatchie LM, Fraser NJ, Main MJ, Wise A, Brown J, Thompson N, Solari R, Lee MG, and Foord SM. (1998) "RAMPs regulate the transport and ligand specificity of the calcitonin-receptor-like receptor." Nature 393(6683):333-339.

  2. Fraser NJ, Wise A, Brown J, McLatchie LM, Main MJ, and Foord SM. (1999) "The amino terminus of receptor activity modifying proteins is a critical determinant of glycosylation state and ligand binding of calcitonin receptor-like receptor." Mol Pharmacol 55(6):1054-1059.

  3. Christopoulos G, Perry KJ, Morfis M, Tilakaratne N, Gao Y, Fraser NJ, Main MJ, Foord SM, and Sexton PM. (1999) "Multiple amylin receptors arise from receptor activity-modifying protein interaction with the calcitonin receptor gene product." Mol Pharmacol 56(1):235-242.

  4. Fluhamann B, Muff R, Hunziker W, Fischer JA, and Born W. (1995) "A human orphan calcitonin receptor-like structure." Biochem Biophys Res Commun 206(1):341-347.

  5. Drake WM, Ajayi A, Lowe SR, Mirtella A, Bartlett TJ, and Clark AJ. (1999) "Desensitization of CGRP and adrenomedullin receptors in SK-N-MC cells: implications for the RAMP hypothesis." Endocrinology 140(1):533-537.

  1. Foord SM and Marshall FH. (1999) "RAMPs: accessory proteins for seven transmembrane domain receptors." Trends Pharmacol Sci 20(5):184-187.

  2. Wimalawansa SJ. (1997) "Amylin, calcitonin gene-related peptide, calcitonin, and adrenomedullin: a peptide superfamily. Crit Rev Neurobiol 11(2-3):167-239.

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