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CD88

 

Definition: a type III transmembrane protein present on neutrophils, macrophages, eosinophils, mast cells, and smooth muscle cells; helps trigger chemotaxis and aids in cellular activation, respiratory burst, and degranulation; expressed in monocytoid tumors.

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