LPAR1

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LPAR1

A gene on chromosome 9q31.3 that encodes an endothelial differentiation, G protein-coupled (EDG) family receptor for lysophosphatidic acid, a bioactive lysophospholipid that mediates diverse biologic functions, including proliferation, platelet aggregation, smooth
muscle contraction, inhibition of neuroblastoma cell differentiation, chemotaxis and tumour cell invasion.