Cite this page: CD11. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cdmarkerscd11.html. Accessed February 23rd, 2017.
Definition / General
- Alpha component of various integrins (CD11a, CD11b, CD11c, CD11d)
- Integrins are heterodimeric integral membrane proteins composed of an alpha chain and a beta chain
- Adhesion molecules of the beta2 integrin family (CD11 / CD18) plays an essential role in neutrophil recruitment and activation during inflammation