VIPR1

Summary

Gene Symbol: VIPR1
Description: vasoactive intestinal peptide receptor 1
Alias: CVIPR, vasoactive intestinal polypeptide receptor 1
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. Kansaku N, Shimada K, Ohkubo T, Saito N, Suzuki T, Matsuda Y, et al. Molecular cloning of chicken vasoactive intestinal polypeptide receptor complementary DNA, tissue distribution and chromosomal localization. Biol Reprod. 2001;64:1575-81 pubmed
    ..Chicken VIPR shows high homology with mammalian type I VIPR but, in some part, possesses similarity of amino acid sequence. Expression of VIPR in various tissues supports diverse functions for VIP in the chicken. ..
  2. Zhou M, Lei M, Rao Y, Nie Q, Zeng H, Xia M, et al. Polymorphisms of vasoactive intestinal peptide receptor-1 gene and their genetic effects on broodiness in chickens. Poult Sci. 2008;87:893-903 pubmed publisher
    ..05) was found between C+598T in intron 2 and broody frequency (%). Another significant association (P < 0.05) was found between C+53327T and duration of broodiness, in which allele C was positive for DB. ..
  3. Wang Y, Li J, Wang C, Kwok A, Zhang X, Leung F. Characterization of the receptors for chicken GHRH and GHRH-related peptides: identification of a novel receptor for GHRH and the receptor for GHRH-LP (PRP). Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2010;38:13-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, our study identified the receptors for chicken GHRH and GHRH-related peptides, including a novel GHRH receptor (cGHRHR(2)), and established a basis to elucidate the roles of these peptides in target tissues. ..