|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Assay Dependent|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||See 1 publications below|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Non-human primate|
|Published species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgM|
|Immunogen||T cell line HPB-ALL.|
|Storage buffer||TBS, pH 8|
|Contains||15mM sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C, do not freeze|
CD55 (decay-accelerating factor, DAF) is a GPI-anchored membrane glycoprotein that protects autologous cells from classical and alternative pathway of complement cascade. Bidirectional interactions between CD55 and CD97 are involved in T cell regulation and CD55 can still regulate complement when bound to CD97. In tumours, besides protection agains complement, CD55 promotes neoangiogenesis, tumorigenesis, invasiveness and evasion of apoptosis.
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Protein Aliases: CD55; CD55 antigen; CD55 molecule, decay accelerating factor for complement (Cromer blood group); Complement decay-accelerating factor; CROM; DAF; RP11-357P18.1; TC
Gene Aliases: CD55; CR; CROM; DAF; TC
UniProt ID: (Human) P08174
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 1604
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