ox40 ligand


Summary: A membrane-bound tumor necrosis family member that is expressed on activated antigen-presenting cells such as B-LYMPHOCYTES and MACROPHAGES. It signals T-LYMPHOCYTES by binding the OX40 RECEPTOR.

Top Publications

  1. Lane P. Role of OX40 signals in coordinating CD4 T cell selection, migration, and cytokine differentiation in T helper (Th)1 and Th2 cells. J Exp Med. 2000;191:201-6 pubmed
  2. Tanaka H, Demeure C, Rubio M, Delespesse G, Sarfati M. Human monocyte-derived dendritic cells induce naive T cell differentiation into T helper cell type 2 (Th2) or Th1/Th2 effectors. Role of stimulator/responder ratio. J Exp Med. 2000;192:405-12 pubmed
    ..Th2 differentiation was dependent on B7-CD28 costimulation and enhanced by OX40-OX40 ligand interactions. However, high DC/T cell ratio (1:4) favored a mixed Th1/Th2 cell development...
  3. Teos L, Alevizos I. Genetics of Sjögren's syndrome. Clin Immunol. 2017;182:41-47 pubmed publisher
  4. Garber K. Beyond ipilimumab: new approaches target the immunological synapse. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2011;103:1079-82 pubmed publisher
  5. Jiang J, Liu C, Liu M, Shen Y, Hu X, Wang Q, et al. OX40 signaling is involved in the autoactivation of CD4+CD28- T cells and contributes to the pathogenesis of autoimmune arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2017;19:67 pubmed publisher
    ..OX40 acts as an alternative costimulator of CD4+CD28- T cells and plays a pathogenic role in autoimmune arthritic development, suggesting that it is a potential target for immunomodulatory therapy of RA. ..
  6. Pattarini L, Trichot C, Bogiatzi S, Grandclaudon M, Meller S, Keuylian Z, et al. TSLP-activated dendritic cells induce human T follicular helper cell differentiation through OX40-ligand. J Exp Med. 2017;214:1529-1546 pubmed publisher
    ..Mechanistically, TSLP-induced Tfh differentiation depended on OX40-ligand, but not on ICOS-ligand. Our results delineate a pathway of human Tfh differentiation in Th2 environments. ..
  7. Jiang H, Rivera Molina Y, Gomez Manzano C, Clise Dwyer K, Bover L, Vence L, et al. Oncolytic Adenovirus and Tumor-Targeting Immune Modulatory Therapy Improve Autologous Cancer Vaccination. Cancer Res. 2017;77:3894-3907 pubmed publisher
    ..the hypothesis, we first constructed oncolytic adenovirus Delta-24-RGDOX expressing the immune costimulator OX40 ligand (OX40L)...
  8. Chen J, Li J, Zhao S, Wang D, Zhang W, Liang W. Clinical significance of costimulatory molecules CD40/CD40L and CD134/CD134L in coronary heart disease: A case-control study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e7634 pubmed publisher
    ..Further in-depth exploration of costimulatory molecules for CHD guidance as well as intrinsic mechanisms are needed combined with in vivo and in vitro experiments. ..