adhesion molecule AMICA, Adhesion molecule interacting with CXADR antigen 1, adhesion molecule, interacts with CXADR antigen 1, Dendritic cell-specific protein CREA7-1, dendritic-cell specific protein CREA7-1, dendritic-cell specific protein CREA7-4, Junctional adhesion molecule-like
Human AMICA quantitates human AMICA in serum, plasma, supernatant. The assay will exclusively recognize both natural and recombinant human AMICA.
AMICA transmembrane protein of the plasma membrane of leukocytes that control their migration and activation through interaction with CXADR, a plasma membrane receptor found on adjacent epithelial and endothelial cells. The interaction between both receptors mediates the activation of gamma-delta T-cells, a subpopulation of T-cells residing in epithelia and involved in tissue homeostasis and repair. Upon epithelial CXADR-binding, JAML induces downstream cell signaling events in gamma-delta T-cells through PI3-kinase and MAP kinases. It results in proliferation and production of cytokines and growth factors by T-cells that in turn stimulate epithelial tissues repair. It also controls the transmigration of leukocytes within epithelial and endothelial tissues through adhesive interactions with epithelial and endothelial CXADR.
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