SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • 1
    Sabharwal P., Glaser R., Lafuse W. et al. ( 1992) Prolactin synthesized and secreted by human peripheral blood mononuclear cells and autocrine growth factor for lymphoproliferation. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 89, 7713.
  • 2
    Hartman D.P., Holaday J.W., Berton E.W. (1989) Inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation by antibodies to prolactin. FASEB J 3, 2194.
  • 3
    Gala R.R. (1991) Prolactin and growth hormone in the regulation of the immune system. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 198, 513.
  • 4
    Kooijman R., Hooghe Peters E.L., Hooghe R. (1996) Prolactin, growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor-1 in the immune system. Adv Neuroimmunol 63, 377.
  • 5
    Matera L. (1996) Endocrine, paracrine and autocrine actions of prolactin on immune cells. Life Sci 59, 599.
  • 6
    Matera L., Bellone G., Lebrun J. et al. (1996) Role of prolactin in the in vitro development of interleukin-2-driven anti-tumoral lymphokine-activated killer cells. Immunology 89, 619.
  • 7
    Cesano A., Oberholtzer E., Contarini M., Geuna M., Bellone G., Matera L. (1994) Independent and synergistic effect of interleukin-2 and prolactin on development of T- and NK-derived LAK effectors. Immunopharmacology 28, 67.
  • 8
    Matera L., Cesano A., Bellone G., Oberholtzer E. (1992) Modulatory effect of prolactin on the resting and mitogen-induced activity of T, B, and NK lymphocytes. Brain Behav Immun 6, 409.
  • 9
    Gaidano G., Contarini M., Pastore C., Saglio G., Matera L. (1996) AIDS-related Burkitt’s-type lymphomas are a target for lymphokine-activated killers induced by interleukin-2 and prolactin. PSEBM 213, 196.
  • 10
    Bazan J.F. & Shared. (1990) Architecture of hormone binding domains in type I and II interferon receptors. Cell 61, 753.
  • 11
    O'Neal K.D. & Yu-Lee L.Y. (1993) The proline-rich motif (PRM): a novel feature of the cytokine/hematopoietin receptor superfamily. Lymph Cyt Res 12, 309.
  • 12
    Yu-Lee L.Y. (1997) Molecular actions of prolactin in the immune system. PSEBM 215, 35.
  • 13
    Clevenger C.V., Freier D.O., Kline J.B. (1998) Prolactin receptor signal transduction in cells of the immune system. J Endocrinol 157, 187.
  • 14
    Duncan G.S., Mttrücker H.-w., Kägi D., Matsuyama T., Mak T.W. (1996) The transcription factor interferon regulatory factor-1 is essential for natural killer cell function in vivo. J Exp Med 184, 2043.
  • 15
    Trinchieri G. (1989) Biology of natural killer cells. Adv Immunol 47, 187.
  • 16
    Perussia B. (1991) Lymphokine activated killer cells, natural killer cells and cytokines. Curr Opin Immunol 3, 49.
  • 17
    Pross H.F., Baines M.G., Rubin P., Shragge P., Petterson M.S. (1981) Spontaneous human lymphocyte-mediated cytotoxicity against tumor target cells. IX. The quantitation of natural killer cells activity. J Clin Immunol 1, 51.
  • 18
    Spangelo B.L., Hall N.R., Ross P.C., Goldstein A.L. (1987) Stimulation of in vivo antibody production and concanavalin-A-induced mouse spleen cell mitogenesis by prolactin. Immunopharmacology 14, 11.
  • 19
    Chakraborty A., Chakraborty N.G., Chattopadhyay U. (1996) Prolactin response of NK cells, but not of LAK cells, is deficient in patients with carcinoma of oral cavity and during aging. Int J Cancer 66, 65.
  • 20
    Wells J.A. & De Vos A.M. (1993) Structure and function of human growth hormone: implication for the hematopoietin. Annu Rev Biophys Mol Struct 22, 329.
  • 21
    Russell D.H., Kibler R., Matrisian L., Larson D.F., Poulos B., Magun B.E. (1985) Prolactin receptors on human T and B lymphocytes: antagonism of prolactin binding by cyclosporin. J Immunol 134, 3027.
  • 22
    Matera L., Muccioli G., Cesano A., Bellussi G., Genazzani E. (1988) Prolactin receptors on large granular lymphocytes: dual regulation by cyclosporin A. Brain Behav Immun 2, 1.
  • 23
    Cesario T.C., Yousefi S., Carandag G., Sadati N., Le J., Vaziri N. (1994) Enhanced yield of gamma interferon in prolactin-treated human peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 205, 89.
  • 24
    Lanier L.L. (1988) NK cell receptors. Annu Rev Immunol 16, 359.
  • 25
    Moretta A., Sivori S., Ponte M., Mingari M.C., Moretta L. (1998) Stimulatory receptors in NK and T cells. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 230, 15.
  • 26
    Okamura H., Kashiwamura S., Tsutsui H., Yoshimoto T., Nakanishi K. (1998) Regulation of interferon-gamma production by IL-12 and IL-18. Curr Opin Immunol 10, 259.
  • 27
    Cosman D., Kumaki S., Anderson D., Kennedy M., Eisenman J., Park L. (1997) Interleukin 15. Biochem Soc Trans 25, 371.
  • 28
    Imada K., Bloom E.T., Nakajima H. et al. (1998) Stat5b is essential for natural killer cell-mediated proliferation and cytolytic activity. J Exp Med 188, 2067.
  • 29
    Berczi I. (1993) Prolactin, pregnancy and autoimmune disease. J. Rheumatol 20, 1095.
  • 30
    Walker S.E., Allen S.H., McMurray R.W. (1993) Prolactin and autoimmune desease. Trends Endocrinol Metab 4, 147.
  • 31
    Mok C.C., Lau C.S., Lee K.W., Wong R.W. (1998) Hyperprolactinemia in males with systemic lupus erythematosus. J Rheumatol 25, 2357.
  • 32
    Larrea F., Martinez-Castillo A., Cabrera V. et al. (1997) A bioactive 60-kilodalton prolactin species is preferentially secreted in cultures of mitogen-stimulated and nonstimulated peripheral blood mononuclear cells from subjects with systemic lupus erythematosus. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82, 3664.
  • 33
    Chicanza I.C., Petrou P., Charousos G., Kingsley G., Panay G.S. (1993) Excessive and dysregulated secretion of prolactin in rheumatoid arthritis: immunopathogenetic and therapeutic implication. Br J Rheumatol 32, 445.
  • 34
    Riskind P.N., Massacesi L., Doolittle T.H., Hauser S.L. (1991) The role of prolactin in autoimmune demyelination: suppression of experimental allergic encephalomyelitis by bromocriptine. Ann Neurol 29, 542.
  • 35
    Romagnani S. (1996) TH1 and TH2 in human diseases. Clin Immunol Immunopathol 80, 225.
  • 36
    Gellersen B., Dimattia G.E., Friesen G., Bohnet H.G. (1989) Regulation of prolactin secretion in the human B-lymphoblastoid cell line IM-9-P3 by dexamethasone but not other regulators of pituitary prolactin secretion. Endocrinology 125, 2853.
  • 37
    Ramirez F., Fowell D.J., Puklavec M., Simmonds S., Mason D. (1996) Glucorticoids promote a Th2 cytokine response by CD4+ T cells in vitro. J Immunol 156, 2406.
  • 38
    Mellado M., Llorente M., Rodriguez-Frade J.M., Lucas P., Martinez C., Del Real G. (1998) HIV-1 envelope protein gp120 triggers a Th2 response in mice that shifts to Th1 in the presence of human growth hormone. Vaccine 16, 1111.
  • 39
    Matera L., Cesano A., Muccioli G., Veglia F. (1990) Modulatory effect of prolactin on the DNA synthesis rate and NK activity of large granular lymphocytes. Int J Neurosci 51, 265.