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CD68 molecule
Identifiers
Symbol CD68
Entrez 968
HUGO 1693
OMIM 153634
RefSeq NM_001251
UniProt P34810
Other data
Locus Chr. 17 p13

CD68 (Cluster of Differentiation 68) is a glycoprotein which binds to low density lipoprotein.

It is expressed on monocytes/macrophages.[1][2]

The mouse equivalent is called "macrosialin".

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Use in pathology

CD68 is used to identify macrophages and giant cells.[3]

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