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  • Makoto Naganuma, Elizabeth B Wiznerowicz, Courtney M. Lappas, Joel Linden, Mark T. Worthington, Peter Ernst
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of Immunology
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 September 2006)
  • A2A adenosine receptors (A2AAR) inhibit inflammation, although the mechanisms through which adenosine exerts its effects remain unclear. Although the transfer of regulatory Th cells blocks colitisExpand
  • Mohammad Shamimul Alam, Courtney C Kurtz, +6 authors Peter Ernst
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of infectious diseases
  • 2009 (First Publication: 15 February 2009)
  • BACKGROUND Regulatory T cells (known as "Treg") express apyrases (CD39) and ecto-5'-nucleotidase (CD73) and contribute to their inhibitory function by generating adenosine. We investigated theExpand
  • Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Courtney C Kurtz, +8 authors Peter Ernst
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Mucosal Immunology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 May 2009)
  • Helicobacter pylori causes a lifelong infection and provides a model of bacterial adaptation and persistent colonization. Adenosine is an anti-inflammatory mediator that limits tissue damage duringExpand