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T-Cell Receptors

Immunology

Acquired Immunity

  1. Marc Bonneville Research Director

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0105

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Bonneville, M. 2010. T-Cell Receptors. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. CNRS INSERM U601, Institute of Biology, Nantes, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Isolation of T-Cell Receptors: an Historical Overview
  • 2
    Genomic Organization and Source of TCR Diversity
  • 3
    Control of TCR Gene Assembly
  • 4
    TCR Structure
  • 5
    Structural Basis of T-Cell Antigen Recognition
  • 6
    A Dynamic View of the T-Cell Antigen Recognition Process
  • 7
    Concluding Remarks
  • 8
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • T-cell receptor isolation;
  • genomic organization and TCR diversity source;
  • TCR structure and TCR gene assembly control;
  • structural basis of T-cell antigen recognition;
  • T-cell antigen recognition process-dynamic view;
  • TCR loci organization;
  • expression and intrathymic selection of ?? TCR;
  • CD3 transduction complex