Identification of cryptic splice site, exon skipping, and novel point mutations in type I CD36 deficiency.

CD36 is an 88 kDa glycoprotein IV expressed in platelets, monocytes, erythroblasts, capillary endothelial cells, and mammary epithelial cells. CD6 was reported to be a receptor for collagen, thrombospondin, P falciparum infected red blood cells, apoptotic neutrophils, oxidised low density lipoproteins, and as a transporter for long chain fatty acids. CD36… CONTINUE READING