Sialophorin (leukosialin) is a major sialoglycoprotein on the surface of human T lymphocytes, monocytes, granulocytes, and some B lymphocytes, which appears to be important for immune function and may be part of a physiologic ligand-receptor complex involved in T-cell activation.
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Protein Aliases: 3E8 antigen; B-cell differentiation antigen LP-3; CD43; galactoglycoprotein; GALGP; GPL115; leukocyte sialoglycoprotein; leukosialin; LSN; lymphocyte antigen 48; sialophorin gpL115
Gene Aliases: A630014B01Rik; Cd43; Galgp; Ly-48; Ly48
UniProt ID: (Mouse) P15702
Entrez Gene ID: (Mouse) 20737
Molecular Function: Molecular function unclassified