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Prokineticin receptor

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Prokineticin receptor

prokineticin receptor 1
Symbol PROKR1
Alt. symbols GPR73
Entrez HUGO OMIM RefSeq UniProt Locus p14
prokineticin receptor 2
Symbol PROKR2
Alt. symbols GPR73L1
Entrez HUGO OMIM RefSeq UniProt Locus p12.3

The prokineticin receptor is a G-protein coupled receptor which binds the peptide hormone prokineticin. There are two variants each encoded by a different gene (PROKR1, PROKR2).[1] These receptors mediate gastrointestinal smooth muscle contraction and angiogenesis.


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