The innate natural killer cells in transplant rejection and tolerance induction Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Graft Rejection
  • Graft Survival
  • Immunity, Innate
  • Killer Cells, Natural
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Transplantation Tolerance

abstract

  • Natural killer cells are involved in both graft rejection and tolerance induction; such opposing effects may be mediated by differences in the activation status of natural killer cells. We believe that natural killer cells can be therapeutically modified for the induction of transplant tolerance.

publication date

  • August 2008

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/MOT.0b013e3283061115

PubMed ID

  • 18685327

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 339

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 13

number

  • 4