Gene Symbol: Cd3e
Description: CD3 antigen, epsilon polypeptide
Alias: AI504783, CD3, CD3epsilon, T3e, T-cell surface glycoprotein CD3 epsilon chain, T-cell surface antigen T3/Leu-4 epsilon chain
Species: mouse
Products:     Cd3e

Top Publications

  1. Malissen M, Gillet A, Ardouin L, Bouvier G, Trucy J, Ferrier P, et al. Altered T cell development in mice with a targeted mutation of the CD3-epsilon gene. EMBO J. 1995;14:4641-53 pubmed
    To determine which CD3 components are required for early T cell development, we generated mice with a targeted mutation of the CD3-epsilon gene and characterized their T cell populations relative to those found in CD3-zeta/eta-and ..
  2. van Ewijk W, Hollander G, Terhorst C, Wang B. Stepwise development of thymic microenvironments in vivo is regulated by thymocyte subsets. Development. 2000;127:1583-91 pubmed
    ..We now show, using three types of immunodeficient mice, i.e. CD3(epsilon) transgenic mice, RAG(null) mice and RAG(null)-bone-marrow-transplanted CD3(epsilon) transgenic mice, that ..
  3. Brodeur J, Li S, Damlaj O, Dave V. Expression of fully assembled TCR-CD3 complex on double positive thymocytes: synergistic role for the PRS and ER retention motifs in the intra-cytoplasmic tail of CD3epsilon. Int Immunol. 2009;21:1317-27 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present report, we demonstrate that the intra-cytoplasmic (IC) domain of CD3epsilon plays a critical role in regulating TCR expression on DP thymocytes...
  4. Mingueneau M, Sansoni A, Gregoire C, Roncagalli R, Aguado E, Weiss A, et al. The proline-rich sequence of CD3epsilon controls T cell antigen receptor expression on and signaling potency in preselection CD4+CD8+ thymocytes. Nat Immunol. 2008;9:522-32 pubmed publisher T cell antigen receptors (TCRs) is thought to 'unmask' a proline-rich sequence (PRS) present in the CD3epsilon cytosolic segment, which allows it to trigger T cell activation...
  5. Almeida A, Legrand N, Papiernik M, Freitas A. Homeostasis of peripheral CD4+ T cells: IL-2R alpha and IL-2 shape a population of regulatory cells that controls CD4+ T cell numbers. J Immunol. 2002;169:4850-60 pubmed
  6. Holst J, Wang H, Eder K, Workman C, Boyd K, Baquet Z, et al. Scalable signaling mediated by T cell antigen receptor-CD3 ITAMs ensures effective negative selection and prevents autoimmunity. Nat Immunol. 2008;9:658-66 pubmed publisher
    The T cell antigen receptor (TCR)-CD3 complex is unique in having ten cytoplasmic immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motifs (ITAMs). The physiological importance of this high TCR ITAM number is unclear...
  7. Szymczak A, Workman C, Gil D, Dilioglou S, Vignali K, Palmer E, et al. The CD3epsilon proline-rich sequence, and its interaction with Nck, is not required for T cell development and function. J Immunol. 2005;175:270-5 pubmed
    The CD3epsilon proline-rich sequence (PRS) binds to the cytosolic adaptor molecule Nck after TCR ligation. It has been proposed that this interaction is essential for immunological synapse formation and T cell activation...
  8. Calbo S, Delagrèverie H, Arnoult C, Authier F, Tron F, Boyer O. Functional tolerance of CD8+ T cells induced by muscle-specific antigen expression. J Immunol. 2008;181:408-17 pubmed
    ..These observations may be helpful for understanding the breakage of tolerance in autoimmune muscle diseases. ..
  9. Tanchot C, Barber D, Chiodetti L, Schwartz R. Adaptive tolerance of CD4+ T cells in vivo: multiple thresholds in response to a constant level of antigen presentation. J Immunol. 2001;167:2030-9 pubmed
    ..Both the readjustment in sensitivity and the reversal without Ag convincingly demonstrate for the first time a truly adaptive tolerance process in CD4+ T cells in vivo. ..

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  1. Kuhns M, Davis M. Disruption of extracellular interactions impairs T cell receptor-CD3 complex stability and signaling. Immunity. 2007;26:357-69 pubmed
    ..are critical for the assembly of the complex, the location of extracellular contacts between the TCR and CD3 subunits and their contributions to stability and signal transduction have not been defined...
  2. DeJarnette J, Sommers C, Huang K, Woodside K, Emmons R, Katz K, et al. Specific requirement for CD3epsilon in T cell development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998;95:14909-14 pubmed
    ..In contrast, mature T cells are absent from CD3epsilon-/- mice, and thymocyte development is arrested at the early CD4(-)CD8(-) stage...
  3. Wiest D, Ashe J, Howcroft T, Lee H, Kemper D, Negishi I, et al. A spontaneously arising mutation in the DLAARN motif of murine ZAP-70 abrogates kinase activity and arrests thymocyte development. Immunity. 1997;6:663-71 pubmed
    ..The developmental arrest is due to the inability of CD4+ CD8+ thymocytes to propagate TCR signals in the absence of ZAP-70 kinase activity despite tyrosine phosphorylation of TCR-associated ZAP-70 molecules. ..
  4. Negishi I, Motoyama N, Nakayama K, Senju S, Hatakeyama S, Zhang Q, et al. Essential role for ZAP-70 in both positive and negative selection of thymocytes. Nature. 1995;376:435-8 pubmed
    ..ZAP-70 is a protein tyrosine kinase (PTK) that is associated with the TCR signalling subunits (CD3 and zeta) and is expressed in T cells and natural killer cells...
  5. Kearse K, Roberts J, Singer A. TCR alpha-CD3 delta epsilon association is the initial step in alpha beta dimer formation in murine T cells and is limiting in immature CD4+ CD8+ thymocytes. Immunity. 1995;2:391-9 pubmed
    ..We demonstrate that TCR assembly proceeds by initial association of TCR alpha with CD3 delta epsilon proteins and by association of TCR beta with CD3 gamma epsilon proteins to form alpha delta epsilon ..
  6. Renard V, Ardouin L, Malissen M, Milon G, Lebastard M, Gillet A, et al. Normal development and function of natural killer cells in CD3 epsilon delta 5/delta 5 mutant mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995;92:7545-9 pubmed
    The CD3 epsilon polypeptide contributes to the cell surface display as well as to the signal transduction properties of the T-cell antigen receptor complex...
  7. Sun Z, Kim K, Wagner G, Reinherz E. Mechanisms contributing to T cell receptor signaling and assembly revealed by the solution structure of an ectodomain fragment of the CD3 epsilon gamma heterodimer. Cell. 2001;105:913-23 pubmed
    ..of genetically diverse disulfide-linked alpha and beta chains in noncovalent association with the invariant CD3 subunits. CD3 epsilon and CD3 gamma are integral components of both the TCR and pre-TCR...
  8. Shores E, Ono M, Kawabe T, Sommers C, Tran T, Lui K, et al. T cell development in mice lacking all T cell receptor zeta family members (Zeta, eta, and FcepsilonRIgamma). J Exp Med. 1998;187:1093-101 pubmed
    ..A possible function for the differential expression of zeta family proteins may be to impart distinctive signaling properties to TCR complexes expressed on specific T cell populations. ..
  9. Martínez Martín N, Risueno R, Morreale A, Zaldivar I, Fernández Arenas E, Herranz F, et al. Cooperativity between T cell receptor complexes revealed by conformational mutants of CD3epsilon. Sci Signal. 2009;2:ra43 pubmed publisher
    The CD3epsilon subunit of the T cell receptor (TCR) complex undergoes a conformational change upon ligand binding that is thought to be important for the activation of T cells...
  10. Prinz I, Sansoni A, Kissenpfennig A, Ardouin L, Malissen M, Malissen B. Visualization of the earliest steps of gammadelta T cell development in the adult thymus. Nat Immunol. 2006;7:995-1003 pubmed
    ..In addition, we show that gammadelta selection triggered a phase of sustained proliferation similar to that induced by the pre-TCR. ..
  11. Wang B, Levelt C, Salio M, Zheng D, Sancho J, Liu C, et al. Over-expression of CD3 epsilon transgenes blocks T lymphocyte development. Int Immunol. 1995;7:435-48 pubmed
    We have reported previously that mice carrying > 30 copies of the human CD3 epsilon transgene completely lose their T lymphocytes and NK cells (36)...
  12. Tailor P, Tsai S, Shameli A, Serra P, Wang J, Robbins S, et al. The proline-rich sequence of CD3epsilon as an amplifier of low-avidity TCR signaling. J Immunol. 2008;181:243-55 pubmed
    Engagement of peptide-MHC by the TCR induces a conformational change in CD3epsilon that exposes a proline-rich sequence (PRS) and recruits the cytoskeletal adaptor Nck...
  13. Tsuji M, Komatsu N, Kawamoto S, Suzuki K, Kanagawa O, Honjo T, et al. Preferential generation of follicular B helper T cells from Foxp3+ T cells in gut Peyer's patches. Science. 2009;323:1488-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, environmental cues present in gut Peyer's patches promote the selective differentiation of distinct helper T cell subsets, such as TFH cells. ..
  14. Williams J, Hathcock K, Klug D, Harada Y, Choudhury B, Allison J, et al. Regulated costimulation in the thymus is critical for T cell development: dysregulated CD28 costimulation can bypass the pre-TCR checkpoint. J Immunol. 2005;175:4199-207 pubmed
    ..of the requirement for TCRbeta expression manifest in wild-type thymocytes, occurring even in Rag- or CD3epsilon- knockouts...
  15. Ardouin L, Ismaili J, Malissen B, Malissen M. The CD3-gammadeltaepsilon and CD3-zeta/eta modules are each essential for allelic exclusion at the T cell receptor beta locus but are both dispensable for the initiation of V to (D)J recombination at the T cell receptor-beta, -gamma, and -delta loci. J Exp Med. 1998;187:105-16 pubmed
    The pre-T cell receptor (TCR) associates with CD3-transducing subunits and triggers the selective expansion and maturation of T cell precursors expressing a TCR-beta chain...
  16. Deford Watts L, Tassin T, Becker A, Medeiros J, Albanesi J, Love P, et al. The cytoplasmic tail of the T cell receptor CD3 epsilon subunit contains a phospholipid-binding motif that regulates T cell functions. J Immunol. 2009;183:1055-64 pubmed publisher
    The CD3 epsilon subunit of the TCR complex contains two defined signaling domains, a proline-rich sequence and an ITAM. We identified a third signaling sequence in CD3 epsilon, termed the basic-rich stretch (BRS)...
  17. Mao C, Jiang L, Melo Jorge M, Puthenveetil M, Zhang X, Carroll M, et al. T cell-independent somatic hypermutation in murine B cells with an immature phenotype. Immunity. 2004;20:133-44 pubmed
    ..Mutation frequency was not diminished in the absence of T cells. Our results support the idea that somatic hypermutation can occur in murine immature B cells and may represent a mechanism for enlarging the V gene repertoire. ..
  18. Levelt C, Mombaerts P, Iglesias A, Tonegawa S, Eichmann K. Restoration of early thymocyte differentiation in T-cell receptor beta-chain-deficient mutant mice by transmembrane signaling through CD3 epsilon. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1993;90:11401-5 pubmed
    Thymic repertoire selection requires the expression of the alpha beta CD3 T-cell receptor (TCR) together with the coreceptors CD4 and CD8...
  19. Shinkai Y, Alt F. CD3 epsilon-mediated signals rescue the development of CD4+CD8+ thymocytes in RAG-2-/- mice in the absence of TCR beta chain expression. Int Immunol. 1994;6:995-1001 pubmed
    ..The TCR beta chain is expressed on the surface of DP thymocytes in association with CD3 gamma, delta and epsilon chains, suggesting a potential role for CD3 components in this signaling process...
  20. Singh N, Schwartz R. The strength of persistent antigenic stimulation modulates adaptive tolerance in peripheral CD4+ T cells. J Exp Med. 2003;198:1107-17 pubmed
  21. Bosco N, Engdahl C, Benard A, Rolink J, Ceredig R, Rolink A. TCR-beta chains derived from peripheral gammadelta T cells can take part in alphabeta T-cell development. Eur J Immunol. 2008;38:3520-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, we reconstituted the T-cell compartment of CD3epsilon-deficient mice with Pax5-TCR-beta deficient proB cells expressing, via a retroviral vector, TCR-beta chains from ..
  22. Gauen L, Zhu Y, Letourneur F, Hu Q, Bolen J, Matis L, et al. Interactions of p59fyn and ZAP-70 with T-cell receptor activation motifs: defining the nature of a signalling motif. Mol Cell Biol. 1994;14:3729-41 pubmed
    ..We propose that the activation of cells by the tyrosine activating motif occurs in four discrete steps: binding of p59fyn, phosphorylation of the motif, binding of ZAP-70, and activation of ZAP-70 kinase activity. ..
  23. Tokoro Y, Sugawara T, Yaginuma H, Nakauchi H, Terhorst C, Wang B, et al. A mouse carrying genetic defect in the choice between T and B lymphocytes. J Immunol. 1998;161:4591-8 pubmed
    Transgenic mice with human CD3epsilon gene have been shown to exhibit early arrest of T cell development in the thymus...
  24. Naramura M, Kole H, Hu R, Gu H. Altered thymic positive selection and intracellular signals in Cbl-deficient mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998;95:15547-52 pubmed
    ..Second, Cbl-deficient thymocytes expressed CD3 and CD4 molecules at higher levels, which consequently may increase the avidity of TCR/major histocompatibility ..
  25. Makino Y, Kanno R, Koseki H, Taniguchi M. Development of Valpha4+ NK T cells in the early stages of embryogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1996;93:6516-20 pubmed
    ..Fluorescence-activated cell sorter analysis also demonstrated that there exist CD3+ alpha beta+ T cells, almost all of which are Valpha14/Vbeta8+ NK+ T cells, during early embryogenesis...
  26. Wang Y, Kissenpfennig A, Mingueneau M, Richelme S, Perrin P, Chevrier S, et al. Th2 lymphoproliferative disorder of LatY136F mutant mice unfolds independently of TCR-MHC engagement and is insensitive to the action of Foxp3+ regulatory T cells. J Immunol. 2008;180:1565-75 pubmed
    ..Therefore, despite the presence of autoantibodies causative of severe systemic disease, the pathological conditions observed in Lat(Y136F) mice unfold in an Ag-independent manner and thus do not qualify as a genuine autoimmune disorder. ..
  27. Bosco N, Agenes F, Ceredig R. Effects of increasing IL-7 availability on lymphocytes during and after lymphopenia-induced proliferation. J Immunol. 2005;175:162-70 pubmed
    ..Taken together, these results provide new insights into the pleiotropic effects of IL-7 on lymphopenia-induced T cell proliferation. ..
  28. Ardouin L, Rolink A, Mura A, Gommeaux J, Melchers F, Busslinger M, et al. Rapid in vivo analysis of mutant forms of the LAT adaptor using Pax5-Lat double-deficient pro-B cells. Eur J Immunol. 2005;35:977-86 pubmed
    ..Therefore, it constitutes a powerful first-line screen for mutations worth fastidious knock-in approaches. ..
  29. Hathcock K, Padilla Nash H, Camps J, Shin D, Triner D, Shaffer A, et al. ATM deficiency promotes development of murine B-cell lymphomas that resemble diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in humans. Blood. 2015;126:2291-301 pubmed publisher
    ..This study reveals that ATM protects against development of B-cell lymphomas that model human ABC DLBCL and identifies a potential role for T cells in preventing the emergence of these tumors. ..
  30. Lambolez F, Azogui O, Joret A, Garcia C, von Boehmer H, Di Santo J, et al. Characterization of T cell differentiation in the murine gut. J Exp Med. 2002;195:437-49 pubmed
    ..gut epithelium: (a) we determined the kinetics of their generation from bone marrow precursors; (b) we quantified CD3-epsilon, recombination activating gene (Rag)-1, and pre-Talpha mRNAs expression at single cell level; (c) we ..
  31. Pommier A, Audemard A, Durand A, Lengagne R, Delpoux A, Martin B, et al. Inflammatory monocytes are potent antitumor effectors controlled by regulatory CD4+ T cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013;110:13085-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Altogether, our data suggest that regulatory CD4(+) T cells favor tumor progression, in part, by inhibiting recruitment and/or differentiation of inflammatory monocytes in the skin. ..
  32. Mok H, Mendoza M, Prchal J, Balogh P, Schumacher A. Dysregulation of ferroportin 1 interferes with spleen organogenesis in polycythaemia mice. Development. 2004;131:4871-81 pubmed
    ..Thus, aberrant Fpn1 regulation and iron homeostasis interferes with development of the spleen stroma during embryogenesis, resulting in a novel defect in spleen architecture postnatally. ..
  33. Müller A, Filipe Santos O, Eberl G, Aebischer T, Späth G, Bousso P. CD4+ T cells rely on a cytokine gradient to control intracellular pathogens beyond sites of antigen presentation. Immunity. 2012;37:147-57 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results thus demonstrate that CD4(+) T cells can exert their protective activity by engaging a minority of infected cells. ..
  34. Martinet V, Tonon S, Torres D, Azouz A, Nguyen M, Kohler A, et al. Type I interferons regulate eomesodermin expression and the development of unconventional memory CD8(+) T cells. Nat Commun. 2015;6:7089 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, we demonstrate that type I interferon signalling in CD8(+) T cells drives Eomes expression and thereby regulates the function and homeostasis of memory-like CD8(+) T cells. ..
  35. Martin B, Bourgeois C, Dautigny N, Lucas B. On the role of MHC class II molecules in the survival and lymphopenia-induced proliferation of peripheral CD4+ T cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003;100:6021-6 pubmed
    ..Nevertheless, interactions with classical MHC class II molecules are required for CD4(+) T cells to survive in CD8(+) T-cell-containing mice. ..
  36. Podsypanina K, Ellenson L, Nemes A, Gu J, Tamura M, Yamada K, et al. Mutation of Pten/Mmac1 in mice causes neoplasia in multiple organ systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999;96:1563-8 pubmed
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that PTEN is a regulator of apoptosis and proliferation that behaves as a "landscaper" tumor suppressor in the gut and a "gatekeeper" tumor suppressor in other organs...
  37. Marquez M, Ellmeier W, Sanchez Guajardo V, Freitas A, Acuto O, Di Bartolo V. CD8 T cell sensory adaptation dependent on TCR avidity for self-antigens. J Immunol. 2005;175:7388-97 pubmed
    ..This may contribute to buffer excessive autoreactivity while optimizing TCR repertoire usage. ..
  38. Sugiyama M, Nakato G, Jinnohara T, Akiba H, Okumura K, Ohno H, et al. Expression pattern changes and function of RANKL during mouse lymph node microarchitecture development. Int Immunol. 2012;24:369-78 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that RANKL expression on LTi cells during the early phase of LN development is critical for the development LN microarchitecture. ..
  39. Garcia G, Miller R. Age-related defects in CD4+ T cell activation reversed by glycoprotein endopeptidase. Eur J Immunol. 2003;33:3464-72 pubmed
    ..These data support a model in which O-glycosylated forms of T cell surface molecules, including CD43, are largely responsible for age-related defects in TCR signaling and function. ..
  40. Moriggl R, Topham D, Teglund S, Sexl V, McKay C, Wang D, et al. Stat5 is required for IL-2-induced cell cycle progression of peripheral T cells. Immunity. 1999;10:249-59 pubmed
    ..These phenotypes are not seen in mice lacking Stat5a or Stat5b alone. The results demonstrate that the Stat5 proteins, redundantly, are essential mediators of IL-2 signaling in T cells. ..
  41. Luche H, Nageswara Rao T, Kumar S, Tasdogan A, Beckel F, Blum C, et al. In vivo fate mapping identifies pre-TCR? expression as an intra- and extrathymic, but not prethymic, marker of T lymphopoiesis. J Exp Med. 2013;210:699-714 pubmed publisher
  42. Ceredig R. The ontogeny of B cells in the thymus of normal, CD3 epsilon knockout (KO), RAG-2 KO and IL-7 transgenic mice. Int Immunol. 2002;14:87-99 pubmed
    ..In CD3 epsilon gene-deleted mice, the phenotypic progression and number of thymic B cells remains unaltered, showing that ..
  43. Ramond C, Berthault C, Burlen Defranoux O, de Sousa A, Guy Grand D, Vieira P, et al. Two waves of distinct hematopoietic progenitor cells colonize the fetal thymus. Nat Immunol. 2014;15:27-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Our work reconciles conflicting hypotheses on the nature of thymus-settling progenitor cells. ..
  44. Brisson L, Pouyet L, N Guessan P, Garcia S, Lopes N, Warcollier G, et al. The thymus-specific serine protease TSSP/PRSS16 is crucial for the antitumoral role of CD4(+) T cells. Cell Rep. 2015;10:39-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, our data demonstrate that antitumoral immune surveillance requires thymic TSSP-driven production of CD4(+) T cells contributing to inflammatory balance. ..
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    ..Deletion of Pax5 or Ebf1 recapitulates lineage reprogramming occurring during CD19 CAR pressure. Our findings establish lineage switch as a mechanism of CAR resistance exposing inherent plasticity in genetic subtypes of pre-B-cell ALL. ..
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    ..Thus, the development and maintenance of these lymphoid structures depend on a delicate interaction between TNF and LT from different subsets of lymphocytes...
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    ..Thus, combined loss of the cornified envelope proteins not only impairs the epidermal barrier, but also changes the composition of T cell subpopulations in the skin. ..
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    ..progesterone receptor, stromelysin, collagenase, N-CAM, dopamine-D2 receptor, apolipoproteins AI-CIII-AIV, CD3-epsilon, -delta, and -gamma, porphobilinogen deaminase, thy-1, and ets-1...
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    The genes encoding three invariant components of the human T-cell antigen receptor, the CD3 delta, gamma, and epsilon chains, are located on human chromosome 11 at band q23...
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    ..we conducted in vitro and in vivo immune function analysis of tumor-draining lymph node (TDLN) cells after anti-CD3/anti-CD28 activation versus anti-CD3 activation alone in a murine tumor model...
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    The antigen T cell receptor (TCR)-CD3 complexes present on the cell surface of CD4(+) T lymphocytes and T cell lines express CD3 epsilon chain isoforms with different isoelectric points (pI), with important structural and functional ..
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    ..These findings define a key role for the gut commensal flora in sustaining ongoing autoimmune responses through the local fine tuning of T-cell-receptor-proximal activation events in autoreactive T cells. ..
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