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Cd8a  -  CD8a molecule

Rattus norvegicus

Synonyms: CD8 antigen 32 kDa chain, OX-8 membrane antigen, T-cell surface glycoprotein CD8 alpha chain
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  • The phenotypic distribution of lymphocytes in peripheral blood showed a significant decrease in the CD4/CD8a ratio in the treated group, but not in the control group [1].


  1. Amiodarone minimizes experimental autoimmune myocarditis in rats. Matsui, S., Zong, Z.P., Han, J.F., Katsuda, S., Yamaguchi, N., Fu, M.L. Eur. J. Pharmacol. (2003) [Pubmed]
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