CD166 / ALCAM Molecule
ALCAM Molecule Synonym Name
ALCAM Protein Products
|Cat No||Species||Product Description|
|CD6-H5228||Human||Human ALCAM Protein|
ALCAM Molecule Background
CD166 antigen is a 100-105 kD typeI transmembrane glycoprotein that is a member of the immunoglobulin superfamily of proteins, which is also known as Activated leukocyte cell adhesion molecule (ALCAM) in human, SC-1/DM-GRASP/BEN in the chicken, and KG-CAM in the rat. CD166 is a cell adhesion molecule that binds to CD6. CD166 involved in neurite extension by neurons via heterophilic and homophilic interactions.
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