Detail for L1CAM


Full Name

Neural cell adhesion molecule L1

Uniprot ID

Gene Name

L1CAM

NCBI ID

Related Disease

  • Glioblastoma [ref.1]

Therapy Method

Function

Cell adhesion molecule with an important role in the development of the nervous system. Involved in neuron-neuron adhesion, neurite fasciculation, outgrowth of neurites, etc. Binds to axonin on neurons.

Reference

  • [1] Targeting cancer stem cells through L1CAM suppresses glioma growth.
    Bao, S., et al. (2008). Cancer Res 68(15): 6043-6048.. [ 18676824 ]

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