melatonin receptor activity Gene Set

Dataset GO Molecular Function Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type molecular function
Description Combining with melatonin, N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine, to initiate a change in cell activity. Melatonin is a neuroendocrine substance that stimulates the aggregation of melanosomes in melanophores, thus lightening the skin. (Gene Ontology, GO_0008502)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0008502
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3 genes performing the melatonin receptor activity molecular function from the curated GO Molecular Function Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
GPR50 G protein-coupled receptor 50
MTNR1A melatonin receptor 1A
MTNR1B melatonin receptor 1B