MELANOCORTIN-4 RECEPTOR (MC4-R)

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is a receptor implicated in the regulation of eating and therefore body weight which is activated by the process of alpha-melanocyte.

MELANOCORTIN-4 RECEPTOR (MC4-R): "One of the receptors found in the body is the melanocortin-4 receptor."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "MELANOCORTIN-4 RECEPTOR (MC4-R)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/melanocortin-4-receptor-mc4-r/ (accessed June 28, 2022).

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