PTGER

Cell surface receptors which bind prostaglandins with a high affinity and trigger intracellular changes which influence the behavior of cells. Prostaglandin E receptors prefer prostaglandin E2 to other endogenous prostaglandins. They are subdivided into EP1, EP2, and EP3 types based on their effects and their pharmacology. (mesh:D018078)

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Synonyms

Synonym Reference Specificity
prostaglandin E receptor Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:9596 PTGER4 isa
HGNC:9595 PTGER3 isa
HGNC:9593 PTGER1 isa
HGNC:9594 PTGER2 isa

Outgoing Relations

None available.