Human mast cell line-1 (HMC-1) cells transfected with Fc epsilon RI alpha are sensitive to IgE/antigen-mediated stimulation demonstrating selectivity towards cytokine production
YuXiu C Xia, ShanShan Sun, Li Eon Kuek, Andreas L Lopata, Mark D Hulett, Graham A Mackay
International Immunopharmacology | ELSEVIER | Published : 2011
We thank Prof. Joseph Butterfield (Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA) for providing the HMC-1 cells and Prof. Mark Hogarth (Burnet Institute, Melbourne, Australia) and A/Prof. Margaret Hibbs (Ludwig Institute, Melbourne, Australia) for providing antibodies used in this study. This study was partly supported by funding from The Asthma Foundation of Queensland, Australia (GAM), The Asthma Foundation of Victoria, Australia (ALL) and by the NH&MRC, Australia (MDH).