Definition of Cell Adhesion Molecule

A diverse family of cell surface and extracellular glycoproteins involved in cell-cell adhesion, cell-extracellular matrix adhesion, recognition, and activation. There are four main classes of cell adhesion molecules: integrins, selectins, cadherins, and immunoglobulin-like adhesion molecules.

Cell Adhesion Molecule is from the group

Ligand Binding Protein

Other Names for Cell Adhesion Molecule

Cell Adhesion Molecule
Adhesion Molecule
CAM
CAMs

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