PLAP is an alias for the gene, Phospholipase A2-activating protein, in humans. Other names include: Phospholipase A-2-activating protein; PLA2P; DOA1 homolog (S. cerevisiae); DOA1. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 795 and a mass of 87.2 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. PLAP is a member of the WD repeat PLAP family. This gene shares homology with other species, including: Mouse, Rat, Zebrafish, Frog, Chicken.