KIR Ligand

Known as: Killer-Cell Immunoglobulin-Like Receptor Ligand 
The major histocompatibility proteins that are ligands for the killer-cell immunoglobulin-like receptors found on natural killer cells. Binding of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We analyzed 21 children with leukemia receiving haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (haplo-HSCT) from killer… (More)
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2008
2008
We previously reported the potent adverse effects of killer immunoglobulin-like receptor (KIR) ligand mismatch (KIR-L-MM) on the… (More)
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2008
2008
NK-cell function is regulated by a balance between inhibitory and activating killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The inhibitory 2DL1 and activating 2DS1 killer Ig-like receptors (KIR) both have shared ligand specificity for codon sequences in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Matching for HLA class I alleles, including HLA-C, is an important criterion for outcome of unrelated donor transplantation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Recurrent malignancy remains a significant complication after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT). Efforts to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cellular inactivation through killer immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIRs) may allow neoplastic cells to evade host natural killer… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In HLA-nonidentical bone marrow transplantation, we studied the characteristics of donor NK cells, recipient leukemia cells, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Killer immunoglobulin-like receptor (KIR) ligand incompatibility in the graft-versus-host direction was demonstrated to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
One of the functions of HLA class I alleles is interaction with natural killer (NK) cells. Receptors termed killer immunoglobulin… (More)
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