DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CEACAM3 and familial medullary thyroid carcinoma

CEACAM3 [ENSP00000349971]

Carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule 3; Major granulocyte receptor mediating recognition and efficient opsonin-independent phagocytosis of CEACAM-binding microorganisms, including Neissiria, Moxarella and Haemophilus species, thus playing an important role in the clearance of pathogens by the innate immune system. Responsible for RAC1 stimulation in the course of pathogen phagocytosis; CD molecules

Synonyms:  CEACAM3,  CEACAM3p,  hCEACAM3,  B7Z5B4,  M0QXR5 ...

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