Commensal-dendritic-cell Interaction Immune Signature

Commensal-dendritic-cell Interaction Specifies a Unique Protective Skin Immune Signature

Naik S, Bouladoux N, Linehan JL, Han SJ, Harrison OJ, Wilhelm C, Conlan S, Himmelfarb S, Byrd AL, Deming C, Quinones M, Brenchley JM, Kong HH, Tussiwand R, Murphy KM, Merad M, Segre JA, Belkaid Y.

Nature 2015 Jan5. Doi: 10.1038/nature14052

As the largest organ of the body, […]

Novel Mucosal Vaccine Targeting Peyer’s Patch M Cells

A Novel Mucosal Vaccine Targeting Peyer’s Patch M Cells Induces Protective Antigen-Specific IgA Responses

Shima H, Watanabe T, Fukuda S, Fukuoka S, Ohara O, Ohno H.

Int Immunol. 2014 Nov;26(11):619-25. doi: 10.1093/intimm/dxu061. Epub 2014 Jun 7.

Glycoprotain 2 (GP2) is a bacterial uptake receptor on M cells, a unique subset of intestinal epithelial cells specialized for efficient […]