CD Markers

Topic Completed: 1 September 2013

Revised: 13 December 2018, last major update September 2013

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PubMed Search: CD11

Related topics: CD11a, CD11b, CD11c, CD11d

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. CD11. website. Accessed July 6th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Alpha component of various integrins (CD11a, CD11b, CD11c, CD11d)
  • Integrins are heterodimeric integral membrane proteins composed of an alpha chain and a beta chain
  • Adhesion molecules of the beta2 integrin family (CD11 / CD18) plays an essential role in neutrophil recruitment and activation during inflammation
Clinical features
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