CD Markers
CD157

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PubMed Search: BST1
Definition / General
  • Aka Bone marrow STromal cell antigen 1 (BST1)
  • Facilitates pre-B-cell growth
  • 33% homology to CD38
  • Overexpression may cause polyclonal B-cell abnormalities in rheumatoid arthritis
Positive Staining - Normal
  • Granulocytes, monocytes, B cell progenitors, T cell subpopulations