DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating PTAFR and bacterial sepsis

PTAFR [ENSP00000362965]

Platelet-activating factor receptor; Receptor for platelet activating factor, a chemotactic phospholipid mediator that possesses potent inflammatory, smooth- muscle contractile and hypotensive activity. Seems to mediate its action via a G protein that activates a phosphatidylinositol- calcium second messenger system.

Synonyms:  PTAFR,  P25105,  P25105p,  hP25105,  PAFR ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt