Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Thursday, January 31, 2008 | Room T-473 HSC
Speaker: Angie Hertz
Topic: HIV-1 Takes a Ride on the Nanotubular Highway
- Membrane nanotubes physically connect T cells over long distances presenting a novel route for HIV-1 transmission. Sowinski et al. Nature Cell Biology published online 13 January 2008.
- Nanotubular Highways for Intercellular Organelle Transport. Rustom et al. Science 303, 1007 (2004)
- Membrane Nanotubes Connect Immune Cells. Onfelt et al. Journal of Immunology 173, 1511 (2004)
- Long-Distance Calls between Cells Connected by Tunneling Nanotubes. Onfelt et al. Sci STKE. 313, 55 (2005)