DNA vaccine encoding CD40 targeted to dendritic cells in situ prevents the development of Heymann nephritis in rats
Ya Wang, Yuan Min Wang, Yiping Wang, Guoping Zheng, Geoff Yu Zhang, Jimmy Jianheng Zhou, Thian Kui Tan, Qi Cao, Min Hu, Debbie Watson, Huiling Wu, Dong Zheng, ChangQi Wang, Mireille H Lahoud, Irina Caminschi, David C Harris, Stephen I Alexander
Kidney International | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)
This work was supported by research grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC grant 571343 and 632517). We thank the animal house staff in the Westmead Hospital Animal House Facility for care of the animals. We also thank Godwin Nchinda (The Rockefeller University) for kindly providing the DEC205 vectors and Virginia James (Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia) for her technical assistance in histology.