C8 beta is one of the three subunits that comprise the component 8 (C8) of the complement system. C8 participates in the formation of Membrane Attack Complex that results in the lysis of cells. Patients with C8B deficiency are prone to bacteria infection.
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Protein Aliases: Complement component 8 subunit beta; complement component 8, beta subunit; Complement component C8 beta chain
Gene Aliases: 4930439B20Rik; AI595927; C82; C8B