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Neuropeptide Y receptor Y2

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Neuropeptide Y receptor Y2

Neuropeptide Y receptor Y2
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: RCSB
NPY2R Gene
RNA expression pattern

Neuropeptide Y receptor type 2 (Y2R) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NPY2R gene.[1][2]

Selective Ligands


  • Neuropeptide Y (endogenous agonist, non subtype selective)
  • Neuropeptide Y fragment 13-36 (NPY2 selective agonist)
  • 2-Thiouridine 5'-triphosphate (CAS# 35763-29-2)
  • Peptide YY
  • Peptide YY 3-36 fragment[3]


  • BIIE-0246 (CAS# 246146-55-4)
  • JNJ 5207787 (CAS# 683746-68-1)
  • SF 11 (CAS# 443292-81-7)

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