An official website of the United States government.

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Error message

Warning: Attempt to read property "lang" on string in SkosmosClient\Concept->getValueForLang() (line 430 of /app/drupal/agclass/vendor/dcameron/skosmos_client/src/Concept.php).

Concept Breadcrumbs

Preferred Term:

calcium receptors

A class of G-protein-coupled receptors that react to varying extracellular calcium levels. Calcium-sensing receptors in the parathyroid glands play an important role in the maintenance of calcium homeostasis by regulating the release of parathyroid hormone. They differ from intracellular calcium-sensing proteins which sense intracellular calcium levels.
Concept Schemes:
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • calcium-sensing receptors
Download this Concept:
RDF/XMLCreated 2017-04-28, last modified 2017-11-10