Efficiency of T-cell costimulation by CD80 and CD86 cross-linking correlates with calcium entry
Markus Thiel, Melodie-Jo Wolfs, Stefan Bauer, Anna S Wenning, Tanja Burckhart, Eva C Schwarz, Andrew M Scott, Christoph Renner, Markus Hoth
Immunology | WILEY | Published : 2010
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Research carried out for this study with human material has been approved by the local ethics committee. The authors have no conflict of interest. We thank Bettina Strau ss and Anja Ludes for excellent technical support. We thank Varsha Pattu for reading and correcting the manuscript. This project was supported in part by the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, NY, USA (to A.M.S. and C.R.), Oncosuisse (to C.R.), the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (SFB 530, project A3, DFG grant HO 2190/1-2, and Graduate Colleges 'Molecular, physiological and pharmacological analysis of cellular membrane transport' and 'Calcium signaling and nanodomains', all to M.H.) and a competitive intra-faculty grant from HOMFOR (to E.C.S.).