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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, December 5, 2001
Room T-473 HSC
(NOTE: ROOM NUMBER HAS CHANGED FROM T-530/530A TO T-473)

Speaker: Nephi Stella
Topic: The Immunological Synapse: Bring It On!

References:

  1. Grakoui A, Bromley SK, Sumen C, Davis MM, Shaw AS, Allen PM, Dustin ML: "The immunological synapse: A molecular machine controlling T cell activation" Science. 1999 (9):221-7.

  2. Bi K., Tanaka Y, Coudronniere N, Sugie K, Hong S, van Stipdonk M & Altman A: "Antigen-induced translocation of PKC to membrane rafts is required for T cell activation. Nature Immunology 2001 (2):556-563.

  3. VKhan A, Bose C, Yam L, Soloski M, Rupp F: " Physiological regulation of the immunological synapse by agrin". Science 2001 (292):1681-1686.

  4. Schwartz JC, Zhang X, Fedorov AA, Nathenson SG, Almo SC: "Structural basis for co-stimulation by the human CTLA-4/B7-2 complex" Nature 2001 (29):604-608.

Reviews:
  1. Lanzavecchia A, Sallusto F: "From synapses to immunological memory: The role of sustained T cell stimulation". Curr Opin Immunol 2000 (12):92-98.

  2. Bromley SK, Burack WR, Johnson KG, Somersalo K, Sims TN, Sumen C, Davis MM, Shaw AS, Allen PM, Dustin ML: "The immunological synapse". Annu Rev Immunol 2001 (19):375-396.


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