PROKR2(redirected from KAL3)
PROKR2A gene on chromosome 20p12.3 that encodes the G protein-coupled receptor for prokineticin 2, one of a family of proteins that promote angiogenesis and induce strong gastrointestinal smooth muscle contraction. PROKR2 activation mobilises calcium, stimulates phosphoinositide turnover and activates p44/p42 mitogen-activated protein kinase.
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