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Transcriptomic profile of TNFhigh MAIT cells is linked to B cell response following SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

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Human γδ T cell Identification from Single-cell RNA Sequencing Datasets by Modular TCR Expression

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Breast Cancer Stem Cell-Derived Tumors Escape from γδ T-cell Immunosurveillance In Vivo by Modulating γδ T-cell Ligands

Raute K., Strietz J., Parigiani M.A., Andrieux G., Thomas O.S., Kistner K.M., Zintchenko M., Aichele P., Hofmann M., Zhou H., Weber W., Boerries M., Swamy M., Maurer J., Susana Minguet S.
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Performance comparison of TCR-pMHC prediction tools reveals a strong data dependency

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Phosphoantigen sensing combines TCR-dependent recognition of the BTN3A IgV domain and germline interaction with BTN2A1

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A monoclonal Trd chain supports the development of the complete set of functional γδ T cell lineages

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Opto-APC: Engineering of cells that display phytochrome B on their surface for optogenetic studies of cell-cell interactions

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OMIP-084: 28-color full spectrum flow cytometry panel for the comprehensive analysis of human γδ T cells

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Systematic pattern analyses of Vδ2+ TCRs reveal that shared "public" Vδ2+ γδ T cell clones are a consequence of rearrangement bias and a higher expansion status

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Novel lectin-based chimeric antigen receptors target Gb3-positive tumour cells

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A CMV-induced adaptive human Vδ1+ γδ T cell clone recognizes HLA-DR

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Phenotypic and functional analysis of gd T cells in the pathogenesis of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 infection

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New insights on murine γδ T cells from single-cell multi-omics

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Integrin activation enables rapid detection of functional Vδ1+ and Vδ2+ γδ T cells

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Butyrophilins: γδ T Cell Receptor Ligands, Immunomodulators and More

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αβ T cells replacing dermal and epidermal γδ T cells in Tcrd-/- mice express an MHC-independent TCR repertoire

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Immuno-antibiotics: targeting microbial metabolic pathways sensed by unconventional T cells

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A fetal wave of human type 3 effector γδ cells with restricted TCR diversity persists into adulthood

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Genetic Influence on the Peripheral Differentiation Signature of Vδ2+ γδ and CD4+ αβ T Cells in Adults

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Reply to: Vitamin C as a promoter of γδ T cells

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Allogeneic Vγ9Vδ2 T-cell immunotherapy exhibits promising clinical safety and prolongs the survival of patients with late-stage lung or liver cancer

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Microbiota-dependent expansion of testicular IL-17-producing Vγ6+ γδ T cells upon puberty promotes local tissue immune surveillance

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Direct Regulation of the T Cell Antigen Receptors’s Activity by Cholesterol

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Direct Regulation of the T Cell Antigen Receptor's Activity by Cholesterol

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A glance over the fence: Using phylogeny and species comparison for a better understanding of antigen recognition by human γδ T-cells

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From basic research to clinical application of γδ T cells

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Tumor resistance mechanisms and their consequences on γδ T cell activation

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Ligand recognition by the γδ TCR and discrimination between homeostasis and stress conditions

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Cancer immunotherapy with γδ T cells: many paths ahead of us

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Microbial exposure drives polyclonal expansion of innate γδ T cells immediately after birth

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Galectin-3 Released by Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Suppresses γδ T Cell Proliferation but Not Their Cytotoxicity

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An Update on the Molecular Basis of Phosphoantigen Recognition by Vγ9Vδ2 T Cells

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Immune Signatures and Survival of Patients With Metastatic Melanoma, Renal Cancer, and Breast Cancer

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A comparative view on vitamin C effects on αβ- versus γδ T-cell activation and differentiation

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TCR repertoire analysis reveals phosphoantigen-induced polyclonal proliferation of Vγ9Vδ2 T cells in neonates and adults

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αβ and γδ T cell receptors: Similar but different.

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Pitfalls in the characterization of circulating and tissue-resident human γδ T cells

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Bispecific antibodies enhance tumor-infiltrating T cell cytotoxicity against autologous HER-2-expressing high-grade ovarian tumors

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Resolving the mystery-How TCR transgenic mouse models shed light on the elusive case of gamma delta T cells

Hahn A.M., Winkler T.H.
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Influence of Indoleamine-2,3-Dioxygenase and Its Metabolite Kynurenine on γδ T Cell Cytotoxicity against Ductal Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Cells

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Accurate determination of γδ T cells in multi-channel mass and flow cytometry

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Vitamin C promotes the proliferation and effector functions of human γδ T cells

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Vitamin C supports conversion of human γδ T cells into FOXP3-expressing regulatory cells by epigenetic regulation

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Butyrophilin-2A1 Directly Binds Germline-Encoded Regions of the Vγ9Vδ2 TCR and Is Essential for Phosphoantigen Sensing

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Human γδ TCR Repertoires in Health and Disease

Fichtner A.S., Ravens S., Prinz I.
Cells. 2020 Mar 26;9(4):800.

Alpaca (Vicugna pacos), the first nonprimate species with a phosphoantigen-reactive Vγ9Vδ2 T cell subset

Fichtner A.S., Karunakaran M.M., Gu S., Boughter C.T., Borowska M.T., Starick L., Nöhren A., Göbel T.W., Adams E.J., Herrmann T.
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Translating gammadelta (γδ) T cells and their receptors into cancer cell therapies

Sebestyen Z., Prinz I., Déchanet-Merville J., Silva-Santos B., Kuball J.
Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2020 Mar;19:169-184.