Literature associating CLEC4M and hepatitis C
Dendritic cell-specific ICAM-3-grabbing non-integrin 2; Probable pathogen-recognition receptor involved in peripheral immune surveillance in liver. May mediate the endocytosis of pathogens which are subsequently degraded in lysosomal compartments. Is a receptor for ICAM3, probably by binding to mannose-like carbohydrates; CD molecules
Synonyms: CLEC4M, CLEC4Mp, hCLEC4M, CLEC4M-001, CLEC4M-002 ...