CD28
LOCUS ID940
GENE_SYMBOLCD28
GENE NAMECD28 molecule
SYNONYMNSTp44
CHROMOSOME2
HOMOLOGENE ID4473
microRNAsNANA
GENE SUMMARY
The protein encoded by this gene is essential for T-cell proliferation and survival, cytokine production, and T-helper type-2 development. Several alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.[provided by RefSeq, Jul 2011]

OBSERVATIONS

Complication Evidence PMID
Tuberculosis1. Two genes, HK2 and CD28, emerged as potential culprits in diabetes-increased TB susceptibility.22230325