The Human Brain:  HISTOCHEMISTRY  -  CD15


     CD15 (Lewis x, Leu-M1, 3-fucosyl-N-acetyl-lactosamine)

  • Mai, J.K.: CD15. in: Encyclopedia of Molecular Medicine, T.E. Creighton, Ed., pp. 555-558, John Wiley Sons, New York (2002).

  • Mai, J. K. und Reifenberger, G.: Distribution of the carbohydrate epitope 3-fucosyl-N-acetyl-lactosamine (FAL) in the adult human brain. J. Chem. Anat. 1, 255-285 (1988)

  • Mai J.K. and Schönlau, Ch. Age-related Expression Patterns of the CD15 Epitope in the human lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) Histochem. J., 24: 878-889 (1992).

  • Marani.E. and Mai J.K.: Expression of the carbohydrate epitope 3-fucosyl-N-acetyl-lactosamine (CD15) in the vertebrate cerebellar cortex. Histochem. J., 24: 852-868 (1992).

  • Morres S. A., Mai J. K. and Teckhaus L: Expression of the CD15 epitope in the human magnocellular basal forebrain system. Histochem. J., 24: 902-910 (1992).

  • Andressen, C. and Mai J.K.: Localization of the CD15 carbohydrate epitope in the vertebrate retina. Visual Neurosci. 14: 253-262 (1997).

  • Mai J.K., Krajewski S, Reifenberger, G, Genderski B, Lensing-Höhn S, Ashwell KWS: Spatiotemporal expression gradients of an adhesion molecule epitope (CD15) during development of the human basal ganglia. Neuroscience, 88: 847-858 (1999).

  • Mai, J.K., Winking, R. and Ashwell, K.W.S.: Transient CD15 expression reflects stages of differentiation and maturation in the human subcortical central auditory pathway. J. Comp. Neurol. 404: 197-211 (1999).

  • Forutan, F., Mai, J.K., Ashwell, K.W.S., Lensing-Höhn, S., Nohr, D., Voss, T., Bohl, J., Andressen Ch.: Organisation and maturation of the human thalamus revealed by CD15. J. Comp. Neurol. 437: 476-495 (2001)

  • Mai, J.K. and Gier, B.: Age-related expression of CD15 in the SCN and SDN. Internatl. Summerschool, Amsterdam, 10. 1991.

  • Oeder, J. (1998): CD15 Immunreaktivität in der Substantia nigra unter Berücksichtigung der Zyto-, Myelo- und Chemoarchitektur. Thesis, Düsseldorf.


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