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LSECtin Definition LSECtin is the acronym for "liver sinusoidal endothelial cell lectin". Like DC-SIGN and DC-SIGNR, LSECtin belongs to the family of C-type lectins. These are encoded by the lectin gene cluster on chromosome 19p13.3. They perform cell adhesion and pathogen recognition functions o...Go to article
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Altmeyer
One of Germany's most accomplished dermatologists with decades of expertise in clinical dermatology. Emeritus professor at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum, author of more than 30 textbooks and over 700 scientific publications.