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What does C5AR stand for?

C5AR stands for C5a Receptor

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gingivalis attacks the C5 molecule and selectively generates C5a to manipulate white blood cells by undermining the communication between the C5a receptor and TLR2.
The ensuing events--involving the cascade of complement activation, phagocyte stimulation via Fc and C5a receptors, release of cytokines, metalloproteinases, and reactive oxygen species--ultimately result in the erosion of bone surrounding teeth and joints.
Individual chapter topics include the building blocks of the complement system, the classical pathway C1 complex, structure-function relationships in CD59, and cyclic antagonists of human C5a receptors.
Rockville, MD) has patented a human C5a receptor polypeptide and DNA encoding such polypeptide and a procedure for producing such polypeptide by recombinant techniques, as well as methods for utilizing such polypeptide for identifying antagonists and agonists to such polypeptide.