CD Markers

Topic Completed: 1 February 2002

Revised: 17 December 2016, last major update February 2002

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

PubMed Search: CD163 [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Hemoglobin / haptoglobin scavenger receptor
  • Soluble form attenuates immune response
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Histiocytic sarcoma

Positive staining - normal
  • Monocytes / macrophages
Positive staining - disease
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