CD Markers
CD126




Topic Completed: 01 February 2002

Revised:17 December 2018, last major update February 2002

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Definition / general
  • Aka Interleukin 6 receptor
  • Continuous expression of IL-6 and CD130, ligands for CD126, causes hypergammaglobulinemia, glomeruloproliferative nephritis and lymphoid infiltration in some organs
  • Dysregulated stimulation may cause myeloma and plasmacytoma
Positive staining - normal
  • T cells, monocytes, activated B cells, hepatocytes