Kell is not restricted to the erythropoietic lineage but is also expressed on myeloid progenitor cells.

@article{Wagner2000KellIN,
  title={Kell is not restricted to the erythropoietic lineage but is also expressed on myeloid progenitor cells.},
  author={Thomas S Wagner and Andrea Berer and Gerhard Lanzer and Klaus Geissler},
  journal={British journal of haematology},
  year={2000},
  volume={110 2},
  pages={409-11}
}
Anti-Kell antibodies have been shown to suppress fetal erythropoiesis, but little is known about their effect on myelopoiesis. We analysed the effect of Kell-related antibodies on granulocyte-macrophage colony-forming units (CFU-GM) growth in semisolid medium using peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMNCs) from haematologically normal individuals. In… CONTINUE READING