CD Markers

Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 31 December 2015, last major update February 2002

Copyright: (c) 2002-2015,, Inc.

PubMed Search: CSF2RB[title]
Cite this page: CDw131. website. Accessed October 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Aka common beta subunit
  • Does not bind any cytokine by itself, but is a component of the high affinity IL-3, GM-CSF and IL-5 receptors
  • Defective CDw131 is associated with protein alveolar proteinosis
Positive staining - normal
  • Myeloid (early and mature), early B cells