Protein-coated nanofibers for promotion of T cell activity

Taehoon Kim, Hyojin Lee, Yongju Kim, Jwa Min Nam, Myongsoo Lee

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Abstract

We have demonstrated that stable Concanavalin A (Con A)-coated supramolecular nanofibers can be constructed by complexation of self-assembled mannose nanofibers with Con A. The extended multivalent Con A nanofibers bind strongly to T cell surfaces and promote T cell activation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3949-3951
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume49
Issue number38
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 May 11
Externally publishedYes

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Nanofibers
T-cells
Concanavalin A
Proteins
T-Lymphocytes
Mannose
Complexation
Chemical activation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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Protein-coated nanofibers for promotion of T cell activity. / Kim, Taehoon; Lee, Hyojin; Kim, Yongju; Nam, Jwa Min; Lee, Myongsoo.

In: Chemical Communications, Vol. 49, No. 38, 11.05.2013, p. 3949-3951.

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Kim, Taehoon ; Lee, Hyojin ; Kim, Yongju ; Nam, Jwa Min ; Lee, Myongsoo. / Protein-coated nanofibers for promotion of T cell activity. In: Chemical Communications. 2013 ; Vol. 49, No. 38. pp. 3949-3951.
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