Polymeric Immunoglobulin Receptors

Known as: Polymeric Immunoglobulin Receptor, Receptors, Polymeric Immunoglobulin, Receptor, Polymeric Ig 
Specialized Fc receptors (RECEPTORS, FC) for polymeric immunoglobulins, which mediate transcytosis of polymeric IMMUNOGLOBULIN A and IMMUNOGLOBULIN M… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Epithelial cells have separate apical and basolateral plasma membrane domains with distinct compositions. After delivery to one… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The polymeric immunoglobulin receptor (pIgR) plays a crucial role in mucosal immunity against microbial infection by transporting… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The joining (J) chain is a small polypeptide, expressed by mucosal and glandular plasma cells, which regulates polymer formation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mucosal surfaces are protected specifically by secretory immunoglobulin A (SIgA) and SIgM generated through external… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Receptors for the Fc domain of immunoglobulins play an important role in immune defense. There are two well-defined functional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Injectable nanoparticulate carriers have important potential applications such as site-specific drug delivery or medical imaging… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Immunoglobulins are transported across a variety of epithelial tissues. The best studied example of this is the transport of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The polymeric immunoglobulin receptor (pIgR) on mucosal epithelial cells binds dimeric IgA (dIgA) on the basolateral surface and… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
As a model system to study protein traffic in epithelial cells we have used the polymeric immunoglobulin receptor. This receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We expressed cDNA for the rabbit polymeric immunoglobulin receptor in polarized Madin-Darby Canine Kidney epithelial cells, which… (More)
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