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RGD ID: 3438
Species: Rattus norvegicus
RGD Object: Gene
Symbol: Ptgis
Name: prostaglandin I2 synthase
Acc ID: CHEBI:60151
Term: oxidised LDL
Definition: An oxidised form of low-density lipoprotein (LDL), regulated in vivo by a complex set of biochemical reactions and chiefly stimulated by the presence of necrotic cell debris and free radicals in the endothelium.
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
Object SymbolQualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
Ptgisdecreases expression ISOPTGIS (Homo sapiens)401959395RGDOxidized LDL decreases expression of PTGIS mRNA in aortic endothelial cells and aortic smooth muscle cells 
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