TLR7
Description The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the Toll-like receptor (TLR) family which plays a fundamental role in pathogen recognition and activation of innate immunity. TLRs are highly conserved from Drosophila to humans and share structural and functional similarities. They recognize pathogen-associated molecular patterns (PAMPs) that are expressed on infectious agents, and mediate the production of cytokines necessary for the development of effective immunity. The various TLRs exhibit different patterns of expression. This gene is predominantly expressed in lung, placenta, and spleen, and lies in close proximity to another family member, TLR8, on chromosome X.   Source
Gene Symbol TLR7 Gene
Protein Name Toll-like receptor 7 Uniprot
Synonyms TLR7; Toll-like receptor 7 and 3 more synonyms used to describe this biomarker that Amplion uses in its algorithms.

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