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Revised: 22 August 2013, last major update February 2002
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PubMed Search: CD171
- Aka L1
- Adhesion molecule required for normal neurohistogenesis
- Mutations cause CRASH (Corpus callosum hypoplasia/agenesis, Retardation, Aphasia, Spastic paraplegia/shuffling gait and Hydrocephalus due to stenosis of aqueduct of Sylvius), an X linked neurologic disorder
- May mediate kidney branching morphogenesis, maintenance of lymph node architecture during immune response, co-stimulation of T-cell activation in vitro
Positive staining (normal)
- Post-mitotic neurons, glia, epithelial cells (some), lymphoid cells (some), myeloid (some), monocytes
End of CD Markers > CD171
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