RXFP1

RXFP1

A gene on chromosome 4q32.1 that encodes a transmembrane G protein-coupled receptor for relaxins. Relaxin binding may also activate a tyrosine kinase pathway that inhibits the activity of a phosphodiesterase that degrades cAMP.
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Bryant-Greenwood, "Relaxin, its receptor (RXFP1), and insulin-like peptide 4 expression through gestation and in placenta accreta," Reproductive Sciences, vol.
RLX exerts its bioeffect by activating the relaxin family peptide receptors (RXFP1, RXFP2, RXFP3, and RXFP4) [24].
Los receptores de la relaxina, RXFP1 se expresan en celulas del musculo liso vascular y endotelial de arterias y venas.