SELL(redirected from Leukocyte-endothelial cell adhesion molecule 1)
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SELLA gene on chromosome 1q23-q25 that encodes l-selectin, a cell surface adhesion/homing receptor required for binding and rolling of leukocytes on endothelial cells, facilitating leukocyte migration into secondary lymphoid organs and inflammation sites.
SELL polymorphisms are associated with various diseases, including IgA nephropathy.
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