Looking for article

collins%xtal220 at HARVARD.HARVARD.EDU collins%xtal220 at HARVARD.HARVARD.EDU
Thu Mar 23 16:30:30 EST 1995


> 
>I'm looking for an article in either Nature or Science (I think it 
>was?!?) which showed that APCs could present lipid molecules to T-cells.  
>From what I remember the lipids were from Mycobacterium (I think!!).  
>Does anyone know the reference?
>Please post the response....
>Thanxxxxxxxx.............Big Time
>GV



Dear GV, The reference is 

Beckman,EM et al. Nature (1994) 372, 691-694
There was also a news and views.

Evan is in Michael Brenner's lab at Harvard Medical School.  
The molecule is CD1b and presents lipids from mycobacterium tuberculosis.
-ed

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This is supposed to be a class I MHC with a peptide. ----    ----  
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