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Immunology in the Gut
Binder Lab: Expression of the HSP receptor CD91 (red) in gut epithelium and CD11b+ cells (green) in the Lamina Propria
Salter/Watkins Labs: Phagocytic uptake of E. coli (false colored green) by a human dendritic cell
Autophagy in T cells
Lu Lab: Autophagosome formation within an activated CD4 T cells.
Microvesicle capture by Dendritic Cells
Salter/Watkins labs: FSDC dendritic cell (green-surface label, blue nucleus) after internalizing fluorescently labeled microvesicles (red).
Transcriptional control of Antibodies
Milcarek Lab: Conditional knockout of ELL2 results in impared Ig secretory mRNA processing (bottom) compared to wild type cells which produce and secrete copious amounts of Ig (top).
Protein capture in lymph nodes
Binder Lab: Intradermal immunization with gp96 leads to its localization in CD11b+CD11c+ cells in the draining lymph node.
Gaffen Lab and Kolls Lab publish companion papers in Cell Host & Microbe
Dr. Sarah Gaffen co-authors "Update on Status of Women in Immunology"
Biswas lab publishes in Plos Pathogens
Poholek Lab publishes in Science Immunology
Shlomchik lab publishes in Immunity on unexpected role of DCs in regulating autoimmune plasma blast responses
2016 Department of Immunology Retreat Photo
2016 Department of Immunology Retreat Poster Award Winners
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Faculty RIP Seminar - Sarah Gaffen, PhD
Student/Postdoc RIP Seminar - Abigail Sedlacek, PhD & Wei Luo, PhD
Special Seminar - Dr. Ming Zeng
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