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  • n. The site on an antibody at which an antigen is bound


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  • Prior to this study, researchers knew that so-called immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motif (ITAM) - coupled receptors were involved in regulating inflammation, but they did not know how the ITAM pathways actually turned off inflammatory signaling.

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  • Initially, the researchers found that the Mincle receptor is associated with another signaling receptor chain, FcRã and triggers macrophage activation through a specific sequence known as the immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motif (ITAM).


  • The St. Jude investigators sought to understand why T cell receptors need many copies of switch-like components called immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motifs (ITAMS).


  • HLA-E results in NK cells inhibition through the phosphorylation of the two immunoreceptor

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  • Kitzig F, Sayos J, Lopez-Botet M (2002) Mutational analysis of immunoreceptor tyrosine-based inhibition motifs of the Ig-like transcript 2 (CD85j) leukocyte receptor.

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  • In most analysed species, ITAM (immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motifs) or ITAM-like motif-containing proteins exist which contain Ig-V-like, ligand binding domains closely related to that of CEACAM1.

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