Antigen presentation: Mixing oil and water

Steven A. Porcelli, Michael B. Brenner

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Studies of the cellular immunology and protein structure of human and mouse CD1 proteins reveal these to be a family of antigen-presenting molecules that allow T cells to recognize lipid and glycolipid antigens of microbial pathogens.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R508-R511
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1 1997
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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    Porcelli, S. A., & Brenner, M. B. (1997). Antigen presentation: Mixing oil and water. Current Biology, 7(8), R508-R511.