Tumor viral escape from inhibited T cells

Raymond M. Welsh, Susan E. Stepp, Eva Szomolanyi-Tsuda, Craig D. Peacock

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Functionally active inhibitory receptors that impart negative signals have been found recently on T cells. One such inhibitory receptor, CD94-NKG2A, can induce cytolytic anergy in CTLs specific for polyomavirus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)112-114
Number of pages3
JournalNature Immunology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 23 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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    Welsh, R. M., Stepp, S. E., Szomolanyi-Tsuda, E., & Peacock, C. D. (2002). Tumor viral escape from inhibited T cells. Nature Immunology, 3(2), 112-114. https://doi.org/10.1038/ni0202-112