Aliases for GPR15 Gene
External Ids for GPR15 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPR15 Gene
This gene encodes a G protein-coupled receptor that acts as a chemokine receptor for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and 2. The encoded protein localizes to the cell membrane. [provided by RefSeq, Nov 2012]
GeneCards Summary for GPR15 Gene
GPR15 (G Protein-Coupled Receptor 15) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GPR15 include Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 and Mediastinal Malignant Lymphoma. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Peptide ligand-binding receptors. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include G-protein coupled receptor activity and transmembrane signaling receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is GPR25.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPR15 Gene
Probable chemokine receptor. Alternative coreceptor with CD4 for HIV-1 infection.