Journal article

Lipoteichoic acid anchor triggers Mincle to drive protective immunity against invasive group A Streptococcus infection

Takashi Imai, Takayuki Matsumura, Sabine Mayer-Lambertz, Christine A Wells, Eri Ishikawa, Suzanne K Butcher, Timothy C Barnett, Mark J Walker, Akihiro Imamura, Hideharu Ishida, Tadayoshi Ikebe, Tomofumi Miyamoto, Manabu Ato, Shouichi Ohga, Bernd Lepenies, Nina M van Sorge, Sho Yamasaki

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences | NATL ACAD SCIENCES | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) KAKENHI


Awarded by Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED)


Awarded by Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)


Awarded by Australian Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank T. Hara for supervision; M. Kurata, S. Iwai, X. Lu, and K. Motomura for technical support; M. Tanaka, Y. Baba, K. Kaseda, and M. Ikawa for embryonic engineering; and the Cooperative Research Project Program of the Medical Institute of Bioregulation, Kyushu University. This research was supported by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) KAKENHI Grants JP26293099 (to S.Y.), JP26110009 (to S.Y.), and JP16K09952 (to T. Matsumura); Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) under Grants JP17gm0910010 (to S.Y.), JP17ak0101070 (to S.Y.), JP18fk0108075 (to S.Y.), and JP18fk0108044 (to T. Ikebe and T. Matsumura); Vidi Grant 91713303 from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (to N.M.v.S.); National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Grants APP1041294 and APP1057846 (to M.J.W. and C.A.W.); and the Australian Research Council Grant SRI110001002 (to C.A.W.). S.Y. acknowledges funding from Takeda Science Foundation. B.L. acknowledges funding from the Niedersachsen-Research Network on Neuroinfectiology.