CD Markers

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

Revised: 4 January 2016, last major update February 2002

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

PubMed Search: CD164 [title]
Cite this page: CD164. website. Accessed October 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • A.K.A. MUC-24, sialomucin
  • Mucin-like cell surface glycoprotein that facilitates adhesion of CD34+ cells
    • Regulates hematopoietic cell proliferation
Positive staining - normal
  • Small and large bowel epithelia
  • Lung, thyroid epithelia
Positive staining - disease
  • Colorectal carcinoma, pancreatic adenocarcinoma