Unraveling the mechanisms by which heat shock proteins activate the immune system

D. Palliser

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Abstract

A role for heat shock proteins in eliciting CD8 cytotoxic T-lymphocyte (CTL) responses in the absence of exogenous adjuvants has been documented for some time. Only recently, however, has the mechanism by which these molecules are able to elicit such responses begun to be elucidated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)25-30
Number of pages6
JournalCurrent Opinion in Molecular Therapeutics
Volume3
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes

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Cytotoxic T-Lymphocytes
Heat-Shock Proteins
Immune System

Keywords

  • CTL elicitation
  • Heat shock protein
  • Innate immunity
  • MHC I processing
  • Receptor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Genetics(clinical)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Unraveling the mechanisms by which heat shock proteins activate the immune system. / Palliser, D.

In: Current Opinion in Molecular Therapeutics, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2001, p. 25-30.

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