Emerging Role of CD44 Receptor as a Potential Target in Disease Diagnosis: A Patent Review.


BACKGROUND The CD44 receptor is a cell surface glycoprotein, which mediates many physiological and pathological activities. Its key role is to provide defence against inflammatory reactions by cellular transmigration and cell signalling. In pathological conditions, it gives destructive outcomes by mediating migration of pathogenic cells to vital organs… (More)
DOI: 10.2174/1872213X11666170907111858