Early Detection Research Network

EDNRB

Aliases:
This biomarker is also known as:
  • ABCDS,
  • ETRB,
  • ET-B,
  • Endothelin B Receptor,
  • ETB,
  • ETBR,
  • ET-BR,
  • Endothelin Receptor Non-Selective Type,
  • EDNRB,
  • HSCR,
  • HSCR2,
  • WS4A,
  • Endothelin Receptor Type B,

Description…

From Entrez Gene: The protein encoded by this gene is a G protein-coupled receptor which activates a phosphatidylinositol-calcium second messenger system. Its ligand, endothelin, consists of a family of three potent vasoactive peptides: ET1, ET2, and ET3. Studies suggest that the multigenic disorder, Hirschsprung disease type 2, is due to mutations in the endothelin receptor type B gene. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. (provided by RefSeq, Jan 2011)

Datasets

There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Attributes
QA State: Curated
Type: Gene
HGNC Name: EDNRB

The following organs have data associated with this biomarker…

Attributes

Phase: One
QA State: Curated

Overview

No additional data available.

Performance Comment

EDNRB is one of eight genes on a panel of differentially methylated genes from normal and OSCC clinical samples from patients with heterogenous risk profiles chosen for further validation. The eight genes are: HOXA9, NID2, GATA4, KIF1A, EDNRB, MCAM, DCC, and CALCA.

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No associated publications found.