Aliases for GPR87 Gene
External Ids for GPR87 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for GPR87 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPR87 Gene
This gene encodes a G protein-coupled receptor and is located in a cluster of G protein-couple receptor genes on chromosome 3. The encoded protein has been shown to be overexpressed in lung squamous cell carcinoma (PMID:18057535) and regulated by p53 (PMID:19602589). [provided by RefSeq, Nov 2011]
GeneCards Summary for GPR87 Gene
GPR87 (G Protein-Coupled Receptor 87) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GPR87 include Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Among its related pathways are Peptide ligand-binding receptors. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include G protein-coupled receptor activity and G protein-coupled purinergic nucleotide receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is P2RY14.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for GPR87 Gene
Receptor for lysophosphatidic acid (LPA). Necessary for p53/TP53-dependent survival in response to DNA damage.