Literature associating CD99 and Merkel cell carcinoma
T-cell surface glycoprotein E2; Involved in T-cell adhesion processes and in spontaneous rosette formation with erythrocytes. Plays a role in a late step of leukocyte extravasation helping leukocytes to overcome the endothelial basement membrane. Acts at the same site as, but independently of, PECAM1. Involved in T-cell adhesion processes (By similarity); Blood group antigens
Synonyms: CD99, CD99p, hCD99, A6NGF6, A6NJT9 ...