DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CX3CR1 and macular degeneration

CX3CR1 [ENSP00000351059]

Chemokine (C-X3-C motif) receptor 1; Receptor for the CX3C chemokine fractalkine (CX3CL1); binds to CX3CL1 and mediates both its adhesive and migratory functions. Acts as coreceptor with CD4 for HIV-1 virus envelope protein (in vitro). Isoform 2 and isoform 3 seem to be more potent HIV-1 coreceptors than isoform 1.

Synonyms:  CX3CR1,  CX3CR1p,  hCX3CR1,  C9JLM2,  C9JN40 ...

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