Advances in Immunology, Volume 121 by Frederick W. Alt

By Frederick W. Alt

Advances in Immunology, a fashioned and hugely revered e-book, provides present advancements in addition to finished experiences in immunology. Articles handle the wide variety of issues that include immunology, together with molecular and mobile activation mechanisms, phylogeny and molecular evolution, and scientific modalities. Edited and authored via the most important scientists within the box, each one quantity offers updated details and instructions for the future.

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Kinetic analysis of the interleukin-13 receptor complex. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 277, 46073–46078. Avalos, B. , Gasson, J. , Quan, S. , Baldwin, G. , Weisbart, R. , et al. (1990). Human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor: Biologic activities and receptor characterization on hematopoietic cells and small cell lung cancer cell lines. Blood, 75, 851–857. Bagley, C. , Woodcock, J. , Hercus, T. , Shannon, M. , & Lopez, A. F. (1995). Interaction of GM-CSF and IL-3 with the common beta-chain of their receptors.

Signaling through a novel domain of gp130 mediates cell proliferation and activation of Hck and Erk kinases. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 21, 8068–8081. , & McKnight, S. L. (1996). Differentiation of T-helper lymphocytes: Selective regulation by members of the STAT family of transcription factors. Genes to Cells, 1, 507–515. , Levy, D. , & Decker, T. (2007). JAK-STAT signaling: From interferons to cytokines. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 282, 20059–20063. Schoggins, J. , Wilson, S. , Murphy, M.

Krause, C. , & Walter, M. R. (2004). Interferons, interferon-like cytokines, and their receptors. Immunological Reviews, 202, 8–32. Pfeffer, L. , Mullersman, J. , Pfeffer, S. , & Yang, C. H. (1997). STAT3 as an adapter to couple phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase to the IFNAR1 chain of the type I interferon receptor. Science, 276, 1418–1420. Pfeffer, L. , & Donner, D. B. (1987). Cytoskeletal association of human alpha-interferon-receptor complexes in interferon-sensitive and -resistant lymphoblastoid cells.

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