- Attraction of phagocytes by apoptotic cells is mediated by lysophosphatidylcholineRuediger B Mueller
Department of Internal Medicine 3, Institute of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Autoimmunity 40:342-4. 2007..Lysophosphatidylcholine, exerting this bivalent function, leads to a sufficient clearance of apoptotic cell as a "keep calm" mechanism to prevent activation of the immune system by secondary necrosis...
- The role of annexin A5 in the modulation of the immune response against dying and dead cellsLuis E Munoz
Institute for Clinical Immunology and Exp Medicine I, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Glückstrasse 4a and 6, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Curr Med Chem 14:271-7. 2007..Taken together, annexin A5 is an important modulator of the immune response against PS-exposing particles like apoptotic cells, necrotic cells, and certain viruses...