CD Markers
CD166


Topic Completed: 1 February 2002

Revised: 17 December 2018, last major update February 2002

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PubMed Search: CD166 [title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. CD166. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd166.html. Accessed July 24th, 2019.
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
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