Gene Detail

Gene Symbol SSTR5
Synonyms SS-5-R
Gene Description SSTR5, somatostatin receptor 5, is a member of the somatostatin family of G protein-coupled receptors that regulates endocrine and exocrine secretions (PMID: 16625838). Aberrant Sstr5 expression has been identified in a variety of tumors including cholangiocellular carcinoma, neuroendocrine tumors, and meningioma (PMID: 29282035, PMID: 27875519, PMID: 26722517).
Entrez Id 6755
Chromosome 16
Map Location 16p13.3
Canonical Transcript NM_001172560


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