DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating KLRG1 and atopic dermatitis 5

KLRG1 [ENSP00000349477]

Killer cell lectin-like receptor subfamily G, member 1; Plays an inhibitory role on natural killer (NK) cells and T-cell functions upon binding to their non-MHC ligands. May mediate missing self recognition by binding to a highly conserved site on classical cadherins, enabling it to monitor expression of E-cadherin/CDH1, N-cadherin/CDH2 and R-cadherin/CDH4 on target cells; C-type lectin domain containing

Synonyms:  KLRG1,  KLRG1p,  hKLRG1,  F5H207,  F5H8E3 ...

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