HOW DOES THE IMMUNE SYSTEM REACT TO CARBOHYDRATES?

Grant number: 1058149 | Funding period: 2014 - 2016

Completed

Abstract

Cells of the immune system swallow up foreign molecules and break them down to smaller fragments. T cells then identify the degraded antigen fragments and coordinate the immune response. In this project we will investigate how the T cells identify carbohydrates.

University of Melbourne Researchers