CD155, commonly known as PVR (poliovirus receptor) and Necl-5 (nectin-like molecule-5), is a type I transmembrane single-span glycoprotein and belongs to the nectins and nectin-like (Necl) subfamily. CD155 was originally identified based on its ability to mediate the cell attachment and entry of poliovirus (PV), an etiologic agent of the central nervous system disease poliomyelitis. The normal cellular function is in the establishment of intercellular adherens junctions between epithelial cells. CD155 may assist in an efficient humoral immune response generated within the intestinal immune system. It’s been shown that CD155 can be recognized and bind by DNAM-1 and CD96, which promotes the adhension, migration, and NK-cell killing. Thus, inducing cell-mediated tumor-specific immunity.
|Freeze Medium||95% complete growth medium, 5% DMSO|
|Culture Medium||F12K, 10% FBS, 8 μg/ml Puromycin|
|Storage||Liquid nitrogen immediately upon receiving|
|Binding assay or use as immunogen|
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