Protein Name CD28 molecule
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 940
Gene Symbol

CD28

UniProt P10747 (CD28_HUMAN), B4E0L1 (B4E0L1_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 440
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Description

CD28 molecule

Gene Summary

The protein encoded by this gene is essential for T-cell proliferation and survival, cytokine production, and T-helper type-2 development. Several alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.[provided by RefSeq, Jul 2011]

synonyms
  • T-cell-specific surface glycoprotein CD28
  • Tp44
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Properties