CD Markers
CD166

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

Revised: 4 January 2016, last major update February 2002

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Cite this page: CD166. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd166.html. Accessed December 5th, 2016.
Definition / General
  • A.K.A. Activated Leukocyte Cell Adhesion Molecule (ALCAM)
  • Adhesion molecule, binds to CD6
  • Involved in neuronal neurite extension, embryonic hemopoiesis, embryonic angiogenesis
Positive Staining - Normal
  • Neurons, activated T cells, activated monocytes, epithelium, fibroblasts