Detail for RAGE

Full Name

Receptor for advanced glycation end products

Gene Name



Related Disease

  • colon cancer [ref.1]

Therapy Method

  • [ref.]


AGER (Advanced Glycosylation End-Product Specific Receptor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with AGER include Diabetic Angiopathy and Diabetic Polyneuropathy. Among its related pathways are Activated TLR4 signalling and Advanced glycosylation endproduct receptor signaling. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding and transmembrane signaling receptor activity.

Related Pathway/CSCs feature


  • [1] Possible participation of receptor for advanced glycation end products (RAGE) in the origin of cancer stem cells in diabetic patients with colon cancer.
    Med Hypotheses.2013 May;80(5):620-3. [ 23466064 ]

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