Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule L1
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A member of the immunoglobulin superfamily of neuronal cell adhesion molecules that is required for proper nervous system development. Neural cell adhesion molecule L1 consists of six Ig domains, five fibronectin domains, a transmembrane region and an intracellular domain. Two splicing variants are known: a neuronal form that contains a four-amino acid RSLE sequence in the cytoplasmic domain, and a non-neuronal form that lacks the RSLE sequence. Mutations in the L1 gene result in L1 disease. Neural cell adhesion molecule L1 is predominantly expressed during development in neurons and Schwann cells; involved in cell adhesion, neuronal migration, axonal growth and pathfinding, and myelination.
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- Neural Cell Adhesion Molecule L1
- NILE Glycoprotein
- Glycoprotein, NILE
- Nerve Growth Factor-Inducible Large External Glycoprotein
- Nerve Growth Factor Inducible Large External Glycoprotein
- CALL Protein
- CamL1 Gene Product
- Neural Adhesion Molecule L1
- L1 Cell Adhesion Molecule
- NILE Protein
- Cell Adhesion Molecule L1
- Cell Surface Glycoprotein L1
- NGF-Inducible Glycoprotein
- Glycoprotein, NGF-Inducible
- NGF Inducible Glycoprotein
- F11 Glycoprotein
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C11orf95-RELA fusion present in a primary supratentorial ependymoma and recurrent sarcoma. Brain Tumor Pathol. 2015 Apr; 32(2):105-11.
Low prefrontal PSA-NCAM confers risk for alcoholism-related behavior. Nat Neurosci. 2012 Oct; 15(10):1356-8.
Cell adhesion molecule L1 disrupts E-cadherin-containing adherens junctions and increases scattering and motility of MCF7 breast carcinoma cells. Cancer Res. 2006 Dec 01; 66(23):11370-80.
Hemodynamics is a key epigenetic factor in development of the cardiac conduction system. Circ Res. 2003 Jul 11; 93(1):77-85.