NHMRC RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP 2007 - HEATH
Grant number: 461202 | Funding period: 2008 - 2011
I am an cellular immunologist determining the mechanisms by which immunity to foreign organisms is generated, how tolerance to self tissues is maintained, and how the immune system iscriminates between foreign organisms and self.
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Aire regulates the transfer of antigen from mTECs to dendritic cells for induction of thymic tolerance
Francois-Xavier Hubert, Sarah A Kinkel, Gayle M Davey, Belinda Phipson, Scott N Mueller, Adrian Liston, Anna I Proietto, Ping ZF Cannon, Simon Forehan, Gordon K Smyth, Li Wu, Christopher C Goodnow, Francis R Carbone, Hamish S Scott, William R Heath
To investigate the role of Aire in thymic selection, we examined the cellular requirements for generation of ovalbumin (OVA)-speci..