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Table 1 The summary of NPR family within the follicle

From: The art of oocyte meiotic arrest regulation

Receptor Coding Gene Property Oocyte Mural Granulosa cell Cumulus granulosa cell deficiency
NPRA NPR1 guanylyl cyclase receptors    Bovine [71] protects C57BL/6 mice from ovarian cancers [107]
NPRB NPR2 guanylyl cyclase receptors Bovine [71, 74] Mice [62]; Human [19] Mice [62]; Pig [64, 108]; Bovine [71]; Human [19]; Cat [109] female sterility [110]; Precocious meiosis resumption [111]
NPRC NPR3 non-guanylyl cyclase receptor   Bovine [71] Bovine [71]