Transcriptional profiling of mouse B cell terminal differentiation defines a signature for antibody-secreting plasma cells
Wei Shi, Yang Liao, Simon N Willis, Nadine Taubenheim, Michael Inouye, David M Tarlinton, Gordon K Smyth, Philip D Hodgkin, Stephen L Nutt, Lynn M Corcoran
Nature Immunology | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (NHMRC IRIISS)
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia
We thank D. Emslie, T. Kratina, M. Everest and S. Heinzel for technical assistance and J. Vasiliadis, J. Leahy and T. Camilleri for animal care. Socs2<SUP>-/-</SUP> mice were a gift from W. Alexander (The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia). The institutional flow cytometry facility provided essential services. Supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (NHMRC IRIISS grant 361646; Program Grants 575500 and 1054925 to D. M. T., P.D.H., S.L.N. and L.M.C.; Program Grant 1054618 to G.K.S.; Project Grant 1023454 to G.K.S. and W. S.; and fellowships to G.K.S., D. M. T., P.D.H. and L.M.C.), the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (Senior Award to S.L.N.), the Australian Research Council (ARC Future Fellowship to S.L.N.) and the Victorian State Government through an Operational Infrastructure Support grant.