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Gene Symbol:
CD8B Homo sapiens Homo sapiens
Full name:
CD8b molecule
CD8B1, LEU2, LY3, LYT3, P37, T-cell surface glycoprotein CD8 beta chain, CD8 antigen, beta polypeptide 1 (p37), T lymphocyte surface glycoprotein beta chain
Genomic Location:
Chr 2: 86895971-86942549
The CD8 antigen is a cell surface glycoprotein found on most cytotoxic T lymphocytes that mediates efficient cell-cell interactions within the immune system. The CD8 antigen, acting as a coreceptor, and the T-cell receptor on the T lymphocyte recognize antigens displayed by an antigen presenting cell (APC) in the context of class I MHC molecules. T...
Mus musculus Rattus norvegicus Macaca mulatta Gallus gallus Pan troglodytes Canis lupus familiaris Bos taurus
External Links:
Entrez Gene
Cytogenetic Map:
chr 2