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Synonyms: C-X-C motif chemokine 17 | dendritic cell and monocyte chemokine-like protein
Compound class: Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Comment: CXCL17 is a CXC family chemokine reported in human and rat, with a mucosal expression pattern.
|CXCL17 is a chemoattractant for dendritic cells and monocytes, and it potently attracts lung macrophages  and has broad antimicrobial activity . Expression has been detected in some types of cancer cells, where its angiogenic action may be relevant . Evidence suggests it may be an agonist of the orphan GPCR, GPR35 .|