CRLF1

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CRLF1

A gene on chromosome 19p12 that encodes a protein which may act as a cytokine receptor subunit, possibly playing a regulatory role in the immune system and during foetal and (possibly) nervous system development.
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ZymoGenetics researchers describe for the first time the identification of IL-21 ligand, and the interaction of IL-21 and its receptor, IL-21R, two proteins that are members of the family of molecules known as Class I cytokines and Class I cytokine receptors.