Alexandra Svensson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc CD8 T cells express randomly selected KIRs with distinct specificities compared with NK cells
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood 120:3455-65. 2012
  2. pmc Characterization of natural killer cell phenotype and function during recurrent human HSV-2 infection
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e27664. 2011
  3. pmc Skewed distribution of proinflammatory CD4+CD28null T cells in rheumatoid arthritis
    Andreas E R Fasth
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R87. 2007
  4. ncbi Elevated numbers of Fc gamma RIIIA+ (CD16+) effector CD8 T cells with NK cell-like function in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Immunol 181:4219-28. 2008
  5. doi CD56 negative NK cells: origin, function, and role in chronic viral disease
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, S 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Trends Immunol 31:401-6. 2010

Collaborators

  • Hans Gustaf Ljunggren
  • Karl Johan Malmberg
  • Johan K Sandberg
  • Richard A Koup
  • Niklas K Björkström
  • Andreas E R Fasth
  • Vivien Beziat
  • Frank Cichocki
  • Jeffrey Levine
  • Lisa L Liu
  • Stella Larsson
  • Stephen K Anderson
  • Kristina Eriksson
  • Annette Alaeus
  • Carl Jorns
  • Veronica D Gonzalez
  • Greg Nowak
  • Karolin Falconer
  • Ola Weiland
  • Bo Goran Ericzon
  • Erik af Klint
  • Anna A T Johansson
  • Afsar Rahbar
  • Ann Kristin Ulfgren
  • Ronald F van Vollenhoven
  • Omri Snir
  • Vivianne Malmstrom
  • Christina Trollmo
  • Birgitta Nordmark

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc CD8 T cells express randomly selected KIRs with distinct specificities compared with NK cells
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood 120:3455-65. 2012
    ..The results provide new insight into the formation of KIR repertoires on human T cells...
  2. pmc Characterization of natural killer cell phenotype and function during recurrent human HSV-2 infection
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e27664. 2011
    ..This outcome indicates that human HSV-2 infection has no significant imprinting effect on the human NK cell repertoire...
  3. pmc Skewed distribution of proinflammatory CD4+CD28null T cells in rheumatoid arthritis
    Andreas E R Fasth
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R87. 2007
    ..Together these data imply a primary role for CD4+CD28null T cells in manifestations elsewhere than in the joints of patients with HCMV-seropositive rheumatoid arthritis...
  4. ncbi Elevated numbers of Fc gamma RIIIA+ (CD16+) effector CD8 T cells with NK cell-like function in chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Immunol 181:4219-28. 2008
    ..Our data suggest that CD8 T cells, during chronic HCV infection in humans, continue to differentiate beyond defined stages of terminal effector cells, acquiring CD16 and NK cell-like functional properties...
  5. doi CD56 negative NK cells: origin, function, and role in chronic viral disease
    Niklas K Björkström
    Center for Infectious Medicine, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, S 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Trends Immunol 31:401-6. 2010
    ..We discuss current knowledge of CD56(neg) NK cells, with a particular emphasis on their accumulation during chronic infection and the possible consequences of this for the host...