• function
  • This topic will briefly review our understanding of the function of the CaSR in the parathyroid glands and kidneys and then describe conditions caused by mutations in this gene, particularly FHH and autosomal dominant hypocalcemia ( table 1 ). (uptodate.com)
  • Chronic hypocalcemia, acting via the CaSR, has other homeostatically appropriate effects on parathyroid function, including increasing PTH gene expression and stimulating parathyroid cellular proliferation. (uptodate.com)