beta-2 Microglobulin

Known as: Beta-2-Microglobulin, 2-Microglobulin, beta, Beta-2-Microglobulin Protein 
An 11-kDa protein associated with the outer membrane of many cells including lymphocytes. It is the small subunit of the MHC class I molecule… (More)
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2006
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2006
In the randomized Hemodialysis (HEMO) Study, chronic high-flux dialysis, as defined by higher beta-2 microglobulin (beta(2)M… (More)
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1999
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1999
HLA-B27 has a striking association with inflammatory arthritis. We show that free HLA-B27 heavy chains can form a disulfide… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND In a subset of patients with metastatic melanoma, T lymphocytes bearing the cell-surface marker CD8 (CD8+ T cells) can… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The mechanisms that regulate immunoglobulin G (IgG) catabolism are little understood. We have previously found unusually low IgG… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The MHC class I-related receptor, FcRn, mediates the transfer of maternal gamma globulin (IgG) to young rodents, primarily via… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
CD1 molecules consist of beta 2-microglobulin (beta 2m) noncovalently complexed to a non-major histocompatibility complex (MHC… (More)
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1994
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1994
The role of CD8+ T-cells in the development of diabetes in the nonobese diabetic (NOD) mouse remains controversial. Although it… (More)
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1990
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1990
Major histocompatibility class I proteins display viral and self antigens to potentially responsive cells and are important for… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The human genomic clone pb2m13 contains a functional beta 2-microglobulin (B2m) gene, which upon transfection is readily… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Amyloid fibrils were isolated from amyloid-laden tissue obtained from a chronic hemodialysis patient with carpal tunnel syndrome… (More)
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