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Details for receptor: melatonin receptor type 1B

EndoNet ID: ENR00922

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  • MT2
  • melatonin receptor type 1B
  • mel1b melatonin receptor
  • mel-1B-R

General information

Links to other resources

UniProt P49286
Ensembl ENST00000257068

Binding hormones

  • melatonin

Anatomical structures with this receptor

  • retina

  • isocortex

  • hippocampus

  • epiphysis

    Induced phenotypes

    • regulation of circadian rhythm
      • The pineal hormone Melatonin, important role in regulation of circadian rhythm control by interacting with MT2. [1]
    • regulation of seasonal reproduction
      • The pineal hormone Melatonin regulates seasonal rhythms, notably reproduction. [1]