Family

B melanoma antigen (IPR012530)

Short name: BAGE

Family relationships

None.

Description

This family consists of the B melanoma antigen (BAGE) peptides. The BAGE gene encodes a human tumour antigen that is recognised by a cytolytic T lymphocyte. BAGE genes are expressed in melanomas, bladder and lung carcinomas and in a few tumours of other histological types [PMID: 12461691].

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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