Journal article

The A-chain of insulin is a hot-spot for CD4( ) T cell epitopes in human type 1 diabetes

SI Mannering, SH Pang, NA Williamson, G Naselli, EC Reynolds, NM O'Brien-Simpson, AW Purcell, LC Harrison

Clinical and Experimental Immunology | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2009


Funding Acknowledgements

S. M. is supported by an Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). A. W. P. is supported by an NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship. N. M. O. B. S. is supported by the CRC for Oral Health Science. L. C. H. is supported by an NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship. This work was supported by grants from NHMRC and JDRF. We thank Gerry Nepom for providing the HLA-transfected BLS lines and Andrew Lew and Tom Brodnicki for critical feedback on the manuscript.