UPAR_HUMAN Protein

Name Urokinase plasminogen activator surface receptor
Description Acts as a receptor for urokinase plasminogen activator. Plays a role in localizing and promoting plasmin formation. Mediates the proteolysis-independent signal transduction activation effects of U-PA. It is subject to negative-feedback regulation by U-PA which cleaves it into an inactive form.
UniProt ID Q03405
Gene PLAUR