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Details for messenger / hormone: CD5L

EndoNet ID: ENH00930

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  • CD5L
  • SP-alpha
  • CD5 antigen-like
  • CT-2
  • IgM-associated peptide
  • CD5 molecule-like
  • apoptosis inhibitor 6
  • API6
  • Spalpha

General information

  • Involved in the recognition of pathogen-associated molecular patterns, namely LPS and LTA. [1]
  • Human Sp alpha is a soluble 38-kDa glycoprotein belonging to group B of the scavenger receptor cysteine-rich (SRCR) superfamily. [1]


Hormone function

  • immune response
    • activation

    Chemical classification

    Links to other resources

    UniProt O43866
    Ensembl ENST00000368174
    KEGG hsa:922
    • Anatomical structure: spleen

    • Anatomical structure: lymph_node

    • Anatomical structure: thymus

    • Anatomical structure: bone_marrow

    • Anatomical structure: B-lymphocyte

    • Anatomical structure: T-lymphocyte

    • Anatomical structure: macrophage

    • Anatomical structure: lymphoid_tissue