OBO ID: GO:0050785
Term Name: advanced glycation end-product receptor activity Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • AGE receptor activity
  • RAGE activity
Definition: Combining with advanced glycation end-products and transmitting the signal to initiate a change in cell activity. Advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) form from a series of chemical reactions after an initial glycation event (a non-enzymatic reaction between reducing sugars and free amino groups of proteins). (5)
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Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
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