Part of Vanderbilt DRTC's Weekly Seminar Series
|Start Date / Time||January 19, 2018 at 12:00 PM|
|End Date / Time||January 19, 2018 at 1:00 PM|
|Location||206 Preston Research Building|
|Presenter Name||Emil Unanue, MD, Washington University St. Louis|
|Presentation Title||Key Antigen Presenting Events During the Initiation of Diabetic Autoimmunity|
|Status||This meeting has already occurred|
Emil Unanue, MD
Paul & Ellen Lacy Professor of Pathology & Immunology
Washington University St. Louis School of Medicine
1995 Lasker Award Recipient
Dr. Unanue will discuss the communication between beta cells and the immune system in physiological settings and during the initial stages of autoimmune diabetes, the latter in the NOD mouse. Dr. Unanue will focus on the nature of the immunogenic antigens, the innate cells that participate by presenting the antigens and the specificity of the dominant T cells.
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