GISLAINE APARECIDA MARTINS
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- CD28 is required for T cell activation and IFN-gamma production by CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in response to Trypanosoma cruzi infectionGISLAINE APARECIDA MARTINS
Department of Immunology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Professor Lineu Prestes, 1530 São Paulo, SP 05508 900, Brazil
Microbes Infect 6:1133-44. 2004..Together, these data represent the first evidence that CD28 is critical for efficient CD4+ T cell activation in response to T. cruzi infection in mice...
- CTLA-4 blockage increases resistance to infection with the intracellular protozoan Trypanosoma cruziGISLAINE APARECIDA MARTINS
Department of Immunology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Immunol 172:4893-901. 2004..cruzi by acting in the mechanisms that control IFN-gamma and NO production during the acute phase of the infection...