Karen P Piper

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Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint CXCL10-CXCR3 interactions play an important role in the pathogenesis of acute graft-versus-host disease in the skin following allogeneic stem-cell transplantation
    Karen P Piper
    Cancer Research United Kingdom Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Blood 110:3827-32. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional HY-specific CD8+ T cells are found in a high proportion of women following pregnancy with a male fetus
    Karen P Piper
    Cancer Research UK Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, B15 2TT United Kingdom
    Biol Reprod 76:96-101. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Fetal microchimerism: the cellular and immunological legacy of pregnancy
    David M Lissauer
    Fetal Medicine Centre, Birmingham Women s Foundation Trust and School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Expert Rev Mol Med 11:e33. 2009
  4. pmc Secondary anchor polymorphism in the HA-1 minor histocompatibility antigen critically affects MHC stability and TCR recognition
    Sarah Nicholls
    Cancer Research UK Institute for Cancer Studies, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:3889-94. 2009
  5. pmc Patients with Wegener's granulomatosis demonstrate a relative deficiency and functional impairment of T-regulatory cells
    Matthew D Morgan
    Renal Immunobiology, School of Immunity and Infection, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Immunology 130:64-73. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Posttransplantation imatinib as a strategy to postpone the requirement for immunotherapy in patients undergoing reduced-intensity allografts for chronic myeloid leukemia
    Eduardo Olavarria
    Department of Haematology, Imperial College, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Blood 110:4614-7. 2007

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint CXCL10-CXCR3 interactions play an important role in the pathogenesis of acute graft-versus-host disease in the skin following allogeneic stem-cell transplantation
    Karen P Piper
    Cancer Research United Kingdom Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Blood 110:3827-32. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that CXCL10 plays a central role in the pathogenesis of skin aGVHD by the recruitment of CXCR3(+) T cells to the sites of inflammation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional HY-specific CD8+ T cells are found in a high proportion of women following pregnancy with a male fetus
    Karen P Piper
    Cancer Research UK Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Birmingham Women s Hospital, Birmingham, B15 2TT United Kingdom
    Biol Reprod 76:96-101. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our data indicate that alloreactive CD8+ T cells are generated frequently following normal pregnancy and retain functional capability for years following pregnancy...
  3. doi request reprint Fetal microchimerism: the cellular and immunological legacy of pregnancy
    David M Lissauer
    Fetal Medicine Centre, Birmingham Women s Foundation Trust and School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Expert Rev Mol Med 11:e33. 2009
    ..The phenomenon of fetal microchimerism thus provokes many questions and promises to offer further insights not only into the biology of pregnancy but fields such as autoimmunity, transplantation biology and oncology...
  4. pmc Secondary anchor polymorphism in the HA-1 minor histocompatibility antigen critically affects MHC stability and TCR recognition
    Sarah Nicholls
    Cancer Research UK Institute for Cancer Studies, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:3889-94. 2009
    ..Our results define the molecular mechanisms governing immunogenicity of HA-1, and highlight how single amino acid polymorphisms in mHags can critically affect both MHC association and TCR recognition...
  5. pmc Patients with Wegener's granulomatosis demonstrate a relative deficiency and functional impairment of T-regulatory cells
    Matthew D Morgan
    Renal Immunobiology, School of Immunity and Infection, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Immunology 130:64-73. 2010
    ..This information is of value in understanding the pathogenesis and potential treatment of this disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Posttransplantation imatinib as a strategy to postpone the requirement for immunotherapy in patients undergoing reduced-intensity allografts for chronic myeloid leukemia
    Eduardo Olavarria
    Department of Haematology, Imperial College, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Blood 110:4614-7. 2007
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