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collectin

(kol-lek'tin)
A plasma protein that binds carbohydrate molecules in the cell walls of microorganisms and facilitates phagocytosis.
See: phagocytosis
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Innate immune collectin surfactant protein D simultaneously binds both neutrophil extracellular traps and carbohydrate ligands and promotes bacterial trapping.
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Serum surfactant protein is a hydrophilic protein from the collectin family, secreted by alveolar epithelial type 2 and Clara cells in the lung tissue (6).
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Conglutinin is known to be a collectin family member protein and a part of the innate immune system (Holmskov et.
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MBL, another key component of the innate immune system, is a soluble protein of the collectin family that binds to microbial surfaces and promotes phago-opsonization directly and indirectly by activating the lectin complement pathway.
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