Thrombin is a serine protease that is involved in platelet aggregation and blood coagulation. It is cleaved from its precursor, prothrombin, and converts fibrinogen to fibrin in the final step of the clotting cascade. Thrombin mediates its regulatory effects by activating cell surface G-protein coupled receptors which include PAR-1, PAR-2 and PAR3.
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Protein Aliases: C HTR; coagulation factor II (thrombin) receptor; Coagulation factor II receptor; PAR-1; protease activated receptor 1; protease-activated receptor 1; Proteinase-activated receptor 1; Thrombin receptor
Gene Aliases: CF2R; F2R; HTR; PAR-1; PAR1; TR
UniProt ID: (Human) P25116
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2149
Molecular Function: G-protein coupled receptor