Interleukin-15 Receptor alpha Subunit

Known as: IL-15R alpha, Interleukin 15 Receptor alpha, Interleukin-15 Receptor alpha Subunit [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A low affinity interleukin-15 receptor subunit that combines with the INTERLEUKIN-2 RECEPTOR BETA SUBUNIT and the INTERLEUKIN RECEPTOR COMMON GAMMA… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1995-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The in vivo requirements for human natural killer (NK) cell development and differentiation into cytotoxic effectors expressing… (More)
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2008
2008
While it is well appreciated that receptors for secreted cytokines transmit ligand-induced signals, little is known about… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In the induction of an immune response, IL-15Ralpha on APCs transpresents IL-15 to NK and CD8(+)/CD44(high) T cells that express… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Interleukin-15 (IL-15) is crucial for the generation of multiple lymphocyte subsets (natural killer (NK), NK-T cells, and memory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
NK cells protect hosts against viral pathogens and transformed cells, and dendritic cells (DCs) play important roles in… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
IL-15 is critical for generation of multiple lymphoid subsets. Recent data have demonstrated a unique aspect of responses to IL… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
IL-15 and the IL-15 receptor (IL-15R)alpha chain are essential for normal development of naive CD8 T cells, intestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
IL-15 stimulates the proliferation of memory phenotype CD44(high)CD8(+) T cells and is thought to play a key role in regulating… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Interleukins-2 and -15 (IL-2 and IL-15) are cytokines with overlapping but distinct biological effects. Their receptors share two… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Interleukin-15 (IL-15) is a novel cytokine of the four-helix bundle family which shares many biological activities with IL-2… (More)
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