- The natural killer cell cytotoxic function is modulated by HIV-1 accessory proteinsBharatwaj Sowrirajan
Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush University Medical Center, 1735 West Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Viruses 3:1091-111. 2011..This review will focus on the mechanisms through which the HIV-1 accessory proteins modulate their respective ligands, and its implication for NK cell killing of HIV-infected cells...
- Degranulation of natural killer cells following interaction with HIV-1-infected cells is hindered by downmodulation of NTB-A by VpuAnkur H Shah
Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Cell Host Microbe 8:397-409. 2010..Moreover, NK cells have a higher capacity to lyse HIV-infected cells with a mutant Vpu. Thus, Vpu downmodulation of NTB-A protects the infected cell from lysis by NK cells...