Literature associating MSR1 and prostate cancer
Macrophage scavenger receptor types I and II; Membrane glycoproteins implicated in the pathologic deposition of cholesterol in arterial walls during atherogenesis. Two types of receptor subunits exist. These receptors mediate the endocytosis of a diverse group of macromolecules, including modified low density lipoproteins (LDL). Isoform III does not internalize acetylated LDL.
Synonyms: MSR1, MSR1p, hMSR1, B4DDJ5, E5RFI4 ...