Leukotriene B4 receptor 2

Leukotriene B4 receptor 2

Leukotriene B4 receptor 2
Identifiers
LTB4R2 Gene
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse

Leukotriene B4 receptor 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the LTB4R2 gene.[1][2][3]

This is a low-affinity receptor for leukotrienes, especially leukotriene B4. It mediates chemotaxis of granulocytes and macrophages.


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  • IUPHAR GPCR Database - Leukotriene receptors
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