In this mini-review, we provide an overview of those PTPs (protein tyrosine phosphatases) that are relevant to the immune response, highlighting the function of a number of intracellular and transmembrane PTPs that have been identified as having important negative regulatory roles on distinct aspects of host immunity.
Conference Article| October 25 2006
Protein tyrosine phosphatases as negative regulators of the immune response
R.J. Matthews 2
1Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Henry Wellcome Research Building, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XX, U.K.
2To whom correspondence should be addressed (email matthewsrj@Cardiff.ac.uk).
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G.M. Dolton, J.G. Sathish, R.J. Matthews; Protein tyrosine phosphatases as negative regulators of the immune response. Biochem Soc Trans 1 December 2006; 34 (6): 1041–1045. doi: https://doi.org/10.1042/BST0341041
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