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C-type lectin


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Unique tissue distribution of a mouse macrophage C-type lectin

Expression of KIR and C-type lectin receptors in Behçet's disease

Five mouse homologues of the human dendritic cell C-type lectin, DC-SIGN

Expression of C‐type lectin receptors by subsets of dendritic cells in human skin

Coordinated binding of sugar, calcium, and antibody to macrophage C-type lectin

C-Type lectin-like domains in Caenorhabditis elegans: predictions from the complete genome sequence

Characterization of carbohydrate recognition by langerin, a C-type lectin of Langerhans cells

Human and mouse macrophage-inducible C-type lectin (Mincle) bind Candida albicans

The Dectin-2 family of C-type lectin-like receptors: an update

Redistributions of macrophages expressing the macrophage galactose-type C-type lectin (MGL) during antigen-induced chronic granulation tissue formation

Tumor cells of non-hematopoietic and hematopoietic origins express activation-induced C-type lectin, the ligand for killer cell lectin-like receptor F1

The fungal pattern recognition receptor, Dectin-1, and the associated cluster of C-type lectin-like receptors

Galatrox is a C-type lectin in Bothrops atrox snake venom that selectively binds LacNAc-terminated glycans and can induce acute inflammation

Involvement of cytokines in the skin-to-lymph node trafficking of cells of the monocyte–macrophage lineage expressing a C-type lectin

SIGN‐R1, a novel C‐type lectin expressed by marginal zone macrophages in spleen, mediates uptake of the polysaccharide dextran

Functional comparison of the mouse DC‐SIGN, SIGNR1, SIGNR3 and Langerin, C‐type lectins

Carbohydrate profiling reveals a distinctive role for the C-type lectin MGL in the recognition of helminth parasites and tumor antigens by dendritic cells

 

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One of the two classes of lectin produced by animal cells. C-type lectins require disulphide-linked cysteines and calcium ions for binding to carbohydrate. The carbohydrate recognition domain (CRD) that confers specificity is ~130 aa with 18 invariant residues including cysteines in a highly conserved pattern. All identified C-type lectins are extracellular proteins although some are integral membrane-bound proteins, such as the asialoglycoprotein receptor. Compare S-type lectins.

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