DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating MICB and asymptomatic dengue

MICB [ENSP00000252229]

MHC class I polypeptide-related sequence B; Seems to have no role in antigen presentation. Acts as a stress-induced self-antigen that is recognized by gamma delta T cells. Ligand for the KLRK1/NKG2D receptor. Binding to KLRK1 leads to cell lysis; Belongs to the MHC class I family. MIC subfamily.

Synonyms:  MICB,  PERB11.2,  1JE6,  2WY3,  4277 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  OMIM