alpha2-adrenergic receptor activity Gene Set

Dataset GO Molecular Function Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type molecular function
Description Combining with epinephrine or norepinephrine to initiate a change in cell activity via activation of a G protein, with pharmacological characteristics of alpha2-adrenergic receptors; the activity involves transmitting the signal to the Gi alpha subunit of a heterotrimeric G protein. (Gene Ontology, GO_0004938)
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3 genes performing the alpha2-adrenergic receptor activity molecular function from the curated GO Molecular Function Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ADRA2A adrenoceptor alpha 2A
ADRA2B adrenoceptor alpha 2B
ADRA2C adrenoceptor alpha 2C