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The Pathway Ontology (PW), is currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about this vocabulary, please see Petri et al. The rat genome database pathway portal. Database (Oxford). 2011 Apr 8;2011:bar010. Print 2011 or contact us (

Term:glucagon signaling pathway
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Accession:PW:0000676 term browser browse the term
Definition:Glucagon signaling responds to low levels of circulating glucose to stimulate its release. The action of glucagon signaling is counter-regulatory to the action of insulin and it plays an essential role in glucose homeostasis.

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Adcy5 adenylate cyclase 5 IDA RGD PMID:17010343 PMID:10894801 RGD:2315004, RGD:2315006 NCBI chr11:65,471,612...65,618,877
Ensembl chr11:65,471,612...65,618,974
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G Adcy6 adenylate cyclase 6 IDA RGD PMID:17010343 PMID:10894801 RGD:2315004, RGD:2315006 NCBI chr 7:129,742,827...129,763,922
Ensembl chr 7:129,742,838...129,763,754
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G Gcg glucagon ISO RGD PMID:16929363 RGD:2315015 NCBI chr 3:47,113,914...47,122,929
Ensembl chr 3:47,113,914...47,122,929
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G Gcgr glucagon receptor IMP
RGD PMID:15687107 PMID:17010343 RGD:1625210, RGD:2315004 NCBI chr10:105,808,474...105,816,641
Ensembl chr10:105,808,473...105,816,640
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G Gnas GNAS complex locus IMP
RGD PMID:15687107 PMID:17010343 RGD:1625210, RGD:2315004 NCBI chr 3:163,071,003...163,136,350
Ensembl chr 3:163,071,417...163,127,262
Ensembl chr 3:163,071,417...163,127,262
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  pathway 6100
    regulatory pathway 3875
      homeostasis pathway 1774
        glucose homeostasis pathway 344
          glucagon signaling pathway 5
            altered glucagon signaling pathway 0
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