Cloning and characterization of ascidian integrin subunits that function as a complement receptor type 3

@article{Miyazawa2000CloningAC,
  title={Cloning and characterization of ascidian integrin subunits that function as a complement receptor type 3},
  author={S. Miyazawa and M. Nonaka},
  journal={Immunopharmacology},
  year={2000},
  volume={49},
  pages={3}
}
1 Citations
Evolution of the complement system.
  • M. Nonaka
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current opinion in immunology
  • 2001
TLDR
Recent complement components of the alternative and lectin pathways have been identified in jawless fishes, and even in some deuterostome invertebrates, suggesting that the primitive complement system of these animals is one of the most highly organized innate immune systems. Expand