Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Tissue Antigens. 2003 Sep;62(3):194-200.

Immunogenetics of killer-cell immunoglobulin-like receptors.

Author information

  • Department of Structural Biology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305-5126, USA. peropa@leland.stanford.edu

Abstract

The immunogenetics of cell-surface antigens began with the study of red cells and then moved onto the white cells. HLA class I antigens were analyzed on leukocytes and HLA class II antigens on B cells. In the last decade the natural killer (NK) cell has become a target for immunogeneticists, in particular the family of genes encoding the killer-cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIRs).

PMID:
12956873
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Blackwell Publishing
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk