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FOXP3+ regulatory T cells: Current controversies and future perspectives.

Abstract:

Regulatory T cells (Treg) provide protection from autoimmune disease, graft-versus-host disease, transplant rejection and overwhelming tissue destruction during infections. Conversely, high Treg numbers enable cancer cells to evade the host immune response. Thus, Treg are seen as an important tool to manipulate the immune response. However, as the immunological community is trying to move this knowledge from mice to humans, contradictory results regarding the number and function of Treg in va...

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10.1002/eji.200636459

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
European journal of immunology
Volume:
36
Issue:
11
Pages:
2832-2836
Publication date:
2006-11-01
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EISSN:
1521-4141
ISSN:
0014-2980
Source identifiers:
16129
Language:
English
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pubs:16129
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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