Product is shipped at room temperature as a lyophilized powder and should be stored at -20 °C upon receipt. Reconstitution: add 50 µL of deionized water.
The protein encoded by this gene is a G-protein coupled receptor involved in the regulation of feeding behavior. The encoded protein selectively binds the hypothalamic neuropeptide orexin A. A related gene (HCRTR2) encodes a G-protein coupled receptor that binds orexin A and orexin B.
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Protein Aliases: HCRTR1; hypocretin (orexin) receptor 1; Hypocretin receptor 1; Hypocretin receptor type 1; hypocretin receptor-1; orexin receptor 1; Orexin receptor type 1; orexin receptor-1; Ox-1-R; ox1-R; OX1R
Gene Aliases: HCRTR1; Hctr1; ox-1-R; ox1-R; OX1R