CLEC4G

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CLEC4G

A gene on chromosome 19p13.2 that encodes a C-type lectin domain protein.
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Zuo, "DC-SIGN, DC-SIGNR and LSECtin: C-type lectins for infection," International Reviews of Immunology, vol.
LSECtin. LSECtin (liver and lymph node sinusoidal endothelial cell C-type lectin, Clec4G) is a type-II transmembrane Ctype lectin protein, similar to the related proteins DC-SIGN and L-SIGN and is expressed in liver, lymph node cells, and sinusoidal endothelial cells but not monocyte derived DCs (Table 1).
Zhang et al., "Characterization of a novel Ctype lectin-like gene, LSECtin: demonstration of carbohydrate binding and expression in sinusoidal endothelial cells of liver and lymph node," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Moller et al., "LSECtin interacts with filovirus glycoproteins and the spike protein of SARS coronavirus," Virology, vol.
Kuai et al., "C-type lectin LSECtin interacts with DC-SIGNR and is involved in hepatitis C virus binding," Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, vol.
He, "The DC-SIGN family member LSECtin is a novel ligand of CD44 on activated T cells," European Journal of Immunology, vol.
Martin-Gayo et al., "The DC-SIGN-related lectin LSECtin mediates antigen capture and pathogen binding by human myeloid cells," Blood, vol.