CD Markers
CD66c

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

Revised: 24 November 2015, last major update November 2014

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PubMed Search: CD66c

Related topics: General, CD66b, CD66d, CD66e / CEA, CD66f

Cite this page: CD66c. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd66c.html. Accessed August 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Also called nonspecific cross reactive antigen, CEACAM6, NCA 50/90
  • Cell adhesion molecule capable of activating neutrophils
  • References: OMIM #163980
Uses by pathologists
  • No significant clinical use by pathologists
Positive staining - normal
  • Granulocytes
Positive staining - disease