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Immunol Today. 1999 Jun;20(6):278-84.

ADAM family proteins in the immune system.

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  • 1Dept of Pathology, Oita Medical University, Hasama-machi 879-5503, Oita, Japan.


CD156 is a member of a family proteins characterized by a disintegrin and a metalloprotease domain (ADAM). These molecules are phylogenically conserved but have individual roles in a variety of cells. Here, Shunsuke Yamamoto and colleagues discuss data suggesting that ADAM family proteins have important roles in the immune system.

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