CD Markers
CD152

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Revised: 4 January 2016, last major update February 2002

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Cite this page: CD152. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd152.html. Accessed December 2nd, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Aka cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated protein-4, CTLA4
  • Negative regulator of T cell activation
  • CTLA4 restriction fragment length polymorphisms are linked to various autoimmune disorders
  • Shares sequence homology with CD28; also shares ligands CD80 and CD86 with CD28
Positive Staining - Normal
  • Activated but not resting T cells, activated B cells
Additional References