M Torkar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Isotypic variation of novel immunoglobulin-like transcript/killer cell inhibitory receptor loci in the leukocyte receptor complex
    M Torkar
    Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, GB
    Eur J Immunol 28:3959-67. 1998
  2. pmc Plasticity in the organization and sequences of human KIR/ILT gene families
    M J Wilson
    Immunology Division, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road, Cambridge CB2 1QP, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4778-83. 2000
  3. ncbi Genomic organization of a human killer cell inhibitory receptor gene
    M J Wilson
    Human Immunogenetics Laboratory, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Holborn, London, United Kingdom
    Tissue Antigens 49:574-9. 1997
  4. ncbi Divergent and convergent evolution of NK-cell receptors
    R Barten
    Immunology Division, Dept of Pathology, University of Cambridge, UK
    Trends Immunol 22:52-7. 2001

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Isotypic variation of novel immunoglobulin-like transcript/killer cell inhibitory receptor loci in the leukocyte receptor complex
    M Torkar
    Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, GB
    Eur J Immunol 28:3959-67. 1998
    ..ILT3 and KIRCI were in the same head-to-tail orientation as has been described for other KIR loci which may facilitate addition or loss of genes between different haplotypes...
  2. pmc Plasticity in the organization and sequences of human KIR/ILT gene families
    M J Wilson
    Immunology Division, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road, Cambridge CB2 1QP, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4778-83. 2000
    ..KIR genesis was followed by extensive duplication/deletion as well as intergenic sequence exchange, reminiscent of MHC class I genes, which provide KIR ligands...
  3. ncbi Genomic organization of a human killer cell inhibitory receptor gene
    M J Wilson
    Human Immunogenetics Laboratory, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Holborn, London, United Kingdom
    Tissue Antigens 49:574-9. 1997
    ..Variation in numbers of immunoglobulin domains in different KIR genes is facilitated by conservation of splicing frame in respect to the codon triplet for each immunoglobulin domain...
  4. ncbi Divergent and convergent evolution of NK-cell receptors
    R Barten
    Immunology Division, Dept of Pathology, University of Cambridge, UK
    Trends Immunol 22:52-7. 2001
    ..Here, Roland Barten and colleagues describe the divergent and convergent evolution of NK-cell receptors...