Cite this page: Pernick N. CD213a1. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd213.html. Accessed January 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Aka IL-13 receptor, alpha 1
- Binds IL-13 with low affinity
- With IL-4r-alpha, can form a functional receptor for IL-13
Positive staining - normal
- Ubiquitous, B-cells, T-cells and endothelial cells, highest levels in heart, liver, skeletal muscle and ovary