Human GIP Gastric Inhibitory Polypeptide Receptor Cell Line

Gastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP) is a 42 amino acid polypeptide synthesized by K-cells of the duodenum and small intestine. GIP's principle physiological action is to stimulate insulin secretion from pancreatic β-cells in a glucose-dependent manner. Additional effects of GIP have been described, including effects on lipid metabolism, stimulation of glucagons and somatostatin release. GIP exerts its effects by bhinding to its specific receptor, the GIP receptor which belongs to the VIP/guucagon/secretin family of G protein-coupled receptors and is positively coupled to adenylyl cyclase but not to phospholipase C.

Catalog Number


Related Cell Lines

For pricing information, detailed technical sheets, or to speak with one of our experts, please contact us at 1.877.CRIVER.1 (1.877.274.8371) or by using our online form.

Can't find what you are looking for? Contact us. We are always developing new cell lines and can work with you on custom projects.

View All Cell Lines