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Molecular Evolution of the Neuropeptide Y Receptor Family

Amanda Wraith

Molecular Evolution of the Neuropeptide Y Receptor Family

Insights from Mammals and Fish (Comprehensive Summaries of Uppsala Dissertations, 893)

by Amanda Wraith

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Published by Uppsala Universitet .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neuroscience,
  • Medical

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    Open LibraryOL12854174M
    ISBN 109155446116
    ISBN 109789155446116

    Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a member of a peptide family that also includes peptide YY (PYY), pancreatic polypeptide (PP), and fish pancreatic peptide Y (PY). This family of peptides is sometimes referred to as the pancreatic polypeptide family, since PP was the first of these to be discovered (1). The neuropeptide FF receptors are members of the G-protein coupled receptor superfamily of integral membrane proteins which bind the pain modulatory neuropeptides AF and Neuropeptide FF receptor family is a member of the G protein-coupled receptor superfamily containing two subtypes, NPFF1 and NPFF2, which exhibit a high affinity for Neuropeptide .

    Furthermore, peptides ending with RYamide, namely the neuropeptide Y (NPY) family including peptide YY (PYY) and pancreatic polypeptide (PP), bind to a large family of receptors closely related to those responding to the peptides listed above (Sundstrom et al., ). Thus, many RFamide/RYamide peptides have receptors that form an evolutionary. An example of how these various mechanisms can affect the evolutionary history of a gene family can be seen from the analysis of the neuropeptide Y receptor gene family. Finally, because all of the gnathostome lineages presented in Fig. 1 A emerged after the 2R event, it would be unreasonable to assume that the gene sequences within a family.

    The various functions of NPY are mediated by neuropeptide Y receptors, which are members of rhodopsin-like G-protein coupled receptors, they are also activated by peptide YY and the pancreatic polypeptide This entry represents neuropeptide Y receptor family. ^ Molecular evolution of NPY receptor subtypes. Larhammar D, Salaneck E. Biochemistry is the study of the chemical processes in living deals with the structure and function of cellular components such as proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids and other biomolecules.. Articles related to biochemistry include.


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Molecular Evolution of the Neuropeptide Y Receptor Family by Amanda Wraith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Molecular phylogenetic tree of neuropeptide Y family members (NPY, PYY, and PP) from various vertebrate species using MrBayes. Accession numbers are in the web materials for each peptide.

Download: Download full-size image; E-Figure Molecular phylogenetic tree of five NPY family receptors (NPY1R–NPY5R) of humans using : Yoshio Takei. Neuropeptides.

Aug;38(4) Molecular evolution of NPY receptor subtypes. Larhammar D(1), Salaneck E. Author information: (1)Department of Neuroscience, Unit of Pharmacology, Box Uppsala University, SE Uppsala, Sweden.

[email protected] The neuropeptide Y (NPY) system consists in mammals of three peptides and G-protein-coupled receptors called Y receptors Cited by: Introduction.

The neuropeptide S receptor (NPSR, formerly GPR), a seven transmembrane spanning G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) is activated by an endogenous 20 amino acid peptide known as neuropeptide S (NPS) –.The NPSR is widely distributed throughout the central nervous system (CNS).NPSR mRNA expression is present in many regions in the brain that Cited by: 2 table of contents abbreviations 3 introduction 4 evolution and the vertebrates 5 birds 6 advanced bony fishes 8 sharks 9 lampreys 10 molecular evolution 11 gene duplications 12 neuroscience and g-protein coupled receptors 14 the npy peptide family 16 npy 17 pyy and pmy 18 pp 18 npy receptors 19 y1 21 y2 Both the receptor family and the peptide family display unexpected evolutionary complexity and flexibility as shown by information from different classes of vertebrates.

The vertebrate ancestor most likely had a single peptide gene and three Y receptor genes, the progenitors of the Y 1, Y 2 and Y 5 subfamilies. The receptor genes were probably Cited by:   Introduction The neuropeptide Y family of peptides has the largest family of G protein-coupled receptors for peptides in the vertebrates with seven members that arose in early vertebrate evolution (Larhammar and Salaneck,Larsson et.

The Y 1 subfamily includes the mammalian subtypes Y 1, Y 4 and Y 6, and these share approximately 50% overall amino acid identity which reaches 60% in the TM regions (Larhammar et al., ).Included in the Y 1 subfamily are also the three zebrafish receptors that were initially given the tentative names Y a, Y b and Y c (Starbäck et al., ).The Y 2 subfamily includes the Y 7 receptor.

The rate of evolution of a peptide may reflect or be reflected in the rate of evolution of its receptor. For example, in the neuropeptide Y (NPY) family, pancreatic polypeptide (PP) shows significant structural diversity, while NPY is highly conserved.

Molecular forms of a given subtype of NPY receptor that is selectively activated by NPY (Y1. Evolution of the neuropeptide Y receptor family: gene and chromosome duplications deduced from the cloning and mapping of the five receptor subtype genes in pig.

Cerda-Reverter JM, Larhammar D () Neuropeptide Y family of peptides: structure, anatomical expression, function, and molecular evolution. Biochem Cell Biol – PubMed Google Scholar We investigated a role for neuropeptide Y (NPY)-related signaling in long-term behavioral suppression and discovered that drugs targeting human NPY receptors modulate mosquito host-seeking.

In a screen of all 49 predicted Ae. aegypti peptide receptors, we identified NPY-like receptor 7 (NPYLR7) as the sole target of these drugs. Molecular Evolution of Neuropeptide Y Receptors in Vertebrates The three evolutionarily related peptides neuropeptide Y (NPY), peptide YY (PYY) and pancreatic polypeptide (PP) are ligands to at least five G-protein coupled receptors in mammals, which are denot.

The three evolutionarily related peptides neuropeptide Y (NPY), peptide YY (PYY) and pancreatic polypeptide (PP) are ligands to at least five G-protein coupled receptors in mammals, which are denoted by numbers. NPY has many physiological effects including stimulation of appetite and regulation of circadian rhythm and blood pressure.

Wraith A, Tornsten A, Chardon P, Harbitz I, Chowdhary BP, Andersson L, Lundin LG, Larhammar D () Evolution of the neuropeptide Y receptor family: gene and chromosome duplications deduced from the cloning and mapping of the five receptor subtype genes in pig.

Genome Res – CrossRef PubMed Google Scholar. The rate of evolution of a peptide may reflect or be reflected in the rate of evolution of its receptor.

For example, in the neuropeptide Y (NPY) family, pancreatic polypeptide (PP) shows. Neuropeptide Y receptors are a family of receptors belonging to class A G-protein coupled receptors and they are activated by the closely related peptide hormones neuropeptide Y, peptide YY and pancreatic polypeptide.

These receptors are involved in the control of a diverse set of behavioral processes including appetite, circadian rhythm, and anxiety. The purported Y 1 peptide antagonist, GR has been shown to possess rather high affinity and partial agonist activity at the Y 4 receptor type and neuropeptide FF receptor, while the Y 5 antagonist, CGPA possesses high affinity for muscarinic and adrenoceptors in addition to serotonin transporters.

Characterization of Receptor Types for Neuropeptide Y and Related Peptides. Lars Grundemar, Sören P. Sheikh, Claes Wahlestedt. Leading experts critically summarize the state of knowledge concerning the molecular, anatomical, physiological, and behavioral aspects of NPY and its congeners.

Chapters include a treatment of the evolution of. Title: Neuropeptide Y (NPY) Family of Hormones: Progress in the Development of Receptor Selective Agonists and Antagonists VOLUME: 9 ISSUE: 15 Author(s):Ambikaipakan Balasubramaniam Affiliation:Department of Surgery,University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH Keywords:agonists, antagonists, clinical utility, nonpeptidic.

Wraith A, Tornsten A, Chardon P, Harbitz I, Chowdhary BP, Andersson L, Lundin LG, Larhammar D. Evolution of the neuropeptide Y receptor family: gene and chromosome duplications deduced from the cloning and mapping of the five receptor subtype genes in pig.

Genome research. ; – doi: /gr. Neuropeptide Y receptors (NPYR) generally couple to G i or G 0 proteins, which leads to the inhibition of adenylate cyclase and finally to the inhibition of cAMP accumulation (Cabrele and Beck-Sickinger, ) and modulation of Ca 2 + and K + channels (Holliday et al., ).Besides this, it has been described that Y 2 and Y 4 receptors also couple to the G q protein .This thesis concerns investigations of the neuropeptide Y (NPY) family of peptides and the family of receptors to which these peptides bind, the NPY receptors.

This ligand-receptor system relays signals through the cell membrane and is involved in the regulation of various responses including feeding, vasoconstriction, anxiolytic effects and.viations of protein names the suffix R stands for receptor. Note that because all of these receptors are members of a family, we chose to use the name of one of the members to designate the group of closely related receptors [e.g., “arginine-vasopressin receptor” (AVPR) was used to denominate both vasopressin and oxytocin receptors].