SIGL9_HUMAN Protein

Name Sialic acid-binding Ig-like lectin 9
Description Putative adhesion molecule that mediates sialic-acid dependent binding to cells. Preferentially binds to alpha-2,3- or alpha-2,6-linked sialic acid. The sialic acid recognition site may be masked by cis interactions with sialic acids on the same cell surface.
UniProt ID Q9Y336
Gene SIGLEC9