Journal article

CD1a on Langerhans cells controls inflammatory skin disease

Ji Hyung Kim, Yu Hu, Yongqing Tang, Jessica Kim, Victoria A Hughes, Jerome Le Nours, Elsa A Marquez, Anthony W Purcell, Qi Wan, Masahiko Sugita, Jamie Rossjohn, Florian Winau

Nature Immunology | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by National Research Foundation of Korea


Awarded by US National Institutes of Health


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank M. Brenner (Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston) for anti-CD1a; B. Moody and T.-Y. Cheng (Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston) for K562 cells and advice on human T cell assays; A. Del Grosso (Food and Drug Administration) for natural urushiols; U. von Andrian and J. Ordovas-Montanes for advice on the preparation of skin tissue; the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) tetramer facility for CD1a monomers; and the staff at the Australian synchrotron for assistance with data collection. Supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea (2012R1A6A3A03040248 to J.H.K.), the AMOREPACIFIC Research Scholar Program (to J.H.K.), National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (J.R. and A.W.P.), the Australian Research Council (J.R.) and the US National Institutes of Health (R01 AI083426 to F.W.).