CD Markers

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

Revised: 4 January 2016, last major update February 2002

Copyright: (c) 2002-2016,, Inc.

PubMed Search: CD160
Cite this page: CD160. website. Accessed October 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Aka BY55
  • Expression tightly associated with peripheral blood NK cells and CD8+ T lymphocytes with cytolytic effector activity
Positive staining - normal
  • Circulating NK (CD56 dim, CD116+) and T cells, spleen, small intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes