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CD9  -  CD9 molecule

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Biological context of CD9


Anatomical context of CD9

  • Analysis of bovine ocular tissues reveals that the CD9 gene encodes a 1.4 kb mRNA which is detectable predominantly in cornea and at low levels in ciliary epithelium, retina, iris, and lens [3].

Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of CD9


  1. Assembly of urothelial plaques: tetraspanin function in membrane protein trafficking. Hu, C.C., Liang, F.X., Zhou, G., Tu, L., Tang, C.H., Zhou, J., Kreibich, G., Sun, T.T. Mol. Biol. Cell (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Expression of fertilin and CD9 in bovine trophoblast and endometrium during implantation. Xiang, W., MacLaren, L.A. Biol. Reprod. (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. Molecular cloning of the bovine CD9 antigen from ocular ciliary epithelial cells. Martín-Alonso, J.M., Hernando, N., Ghosh, S., Coca-Prados, M. J. Biochem. (1992) [Pubmed]
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