CD66 expression in acute leukaemia

Antibodies against CD66 identify antigens from the carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) family of proteins, which belong to the immunoglobulin gene superfamily. Despite being usually restricted to cells of myeloid or monocytic origin, CD66 expression has also been reported in blasts from children with B-cell lineage acute lymphocytic leukaemia (ALL). An analysis… (More)