LGALS8 protein, human

Known as: Galectin 8, Prostate Carcinoma Tumor Antigen 1, PO66-CBP 
Galectin-8 (317 aa, ~36 kDa) is encoded by the human LGALS8 gene. This protein is involved in cell adhesion and carbohydrate binding.
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Lipopolysaccharide from Gram-negative bacteria is sensed in the host cell cytoplasm by a non-canonical inflammasome pathway that… (More)
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2012
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2012
Autophagy defends the mammalian cytosol against bacterial infection. Efficient pathogen engulfment is mediated by cargo-selecting… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The expression of ABO(H) blood group antigens causes deletion of cells that generate self-specific antibodies to these antigens… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Human galectins have distinct and overlapping biological roles in immunological homeostasis. However, the underlying differences… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Galectin-9 and galectin-8, members of beta-galactoside-binding animal lectin family, are promising agents for the treatment of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Knowledge of the expression of the galectins in human colon carcinomas is mainly restricted to galectin-3 and, to a… (More)
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2003
2003
Galectin-8 is a member of the galectin family and has two tandem repeated carbohydrate recognition domains (CRDs). We determined… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Galectin-8 belongs to the family of tandem-repeat type galectins. It consists as several isoforms, each made of two domains of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Purpose: Knowledge about galectin expression by human tumor cells is mainly restricted to galectins-1 and -3. This study was… (More)
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2001
2001
Galectins constitute a family of proteins that bind to beta-galactoside residues and have diverse physiological functions. Here… (More)
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