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Angiotensin II-Rezeptor Typ 2

Das AGTR2-Gen kodiert einen G-Protin-Rezeptor für Angiotensin II. Dieses Gen wird besonders inder Embryonalentwicklung exprimiert und besitzt hier einen Bedeutung bei der Apoptose. Mutationen sind mit x-chromosomaler mentaler Retardierung assoziiert.


Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Familienuntersuchung
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Probentyp genomische DNS
Klinisch Untersuchungsmethoden Hochdurchsatz-Sequenzierung
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Forschung Untersuchungsmethoden Direkte Sequenzierung der proteinkodierenden Bereiche eines Gens
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Vervoort VS et al. (2002) AGTR2 mutations in X-linked mental retardation.


Bienvenu T et al. (2003) Rare polymorphic variants of the AGTR2 gene in boys with non-specific mental retardation.


Ylisaukko-oja T et al. (2004) Identification of two AGTR2 mutations in male patients with non-syndromic mental retardation.


Erdmann J et al. (2004) The assertion that a G21V mutation in AGTR2 causes mental retardation is not supported by other studies.


Batenburg WW et al. (2004) Angiotensin II type 2 receptor-mediated vasodilation in human coronary microarteries.


Nouet S et al. (2004) Trans-inactivation of receptor tyrosine kinases by novel angiotensin II AT2 receptor-interacting protein, ATIP.


Huang D et al. (2005) Sequence variations in AGTR2 are unlikely to be associated with X-linked mental retardation.


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Marion E et al. (2014) Mycobacterial toxin induces analgesia in buruli ulcer by targeting the angiotensin pathways.


NCBI article

NCBI 186 [^]

OMIM.ORG article

Omim 300034 [^]

Orphanet article

Orphanet ID 159921 [^]
Update: 9. Mai 2019