Title : Galectin-3 functions as an opsonin and enhances the macrophage clearance of apoptotic neutrophils.

Pub. Date : 2009 Jan

PMID : 18849325

1 Functional Relationships(s)
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1 The effect was lactose-inhibitable and required galectin-3 affinity for N-acetyllactosamine, a saccharide typically found on cell surface glycoproteins, since a mutant lacking this activity was without effect. N-acetyllactosamine galectin 3 Homo sapiens