Genetic variation in the mitogen-activated protein kinase/extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathway affects contact hypersensitivity responses

Julien M.D. Legrand, Edwige Roy, Batoul Baz, Pamela Mukhopadhyay, Ho Yi Wong, Ramesh Ram, Grant Morahan, Graeme Walker, Kiarash Khosrotehrani

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Using a genetic resource that enables rapid mapping of genes for complex traits, we demonstrate dramatic diversity between murine strains in response to immune challenge. We identified several candidate genes that point to the MAPK/ERK pathway as a key modulator of this process.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)981-984
Number of pages4
JournalThe Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2018

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