Further reading

Beall CJ, Mahajan S, Kuhn DE and Kolattukudy PE (1996) Site-directed mutagenesis of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 identifies two regions of the polypeptide essential for biological activity. Biochemical Journal 313: 633-640. Dubois PM, Palmer D, Webb ML, Ledbetter JA and Shapiro RA (1996) Early signal transduction by the receptor to the chemokine monocyte chcmotactic protein-1 in a murine T cell hybrid. /ourual of Immunology 156: 1356-1361.

Fuentes ME, Durham SK, Swerdel MR et al (199.5) Controlled recruitment of monocytes and macrophages to specific organs through transgenic expression of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1. Journal of Immunology 155: 5769-5776.

Gong JH, Ratkay I.G, Waterfield JD et al (1997) An antagonist of monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) inhibits arthritis in the MRL-lpr mouse model. Journal of Experimental Medicine 186: 131-137.

Lubkowski J, Bujacz G, Boque I. el al (1997) l"he structure of MCP-1 in two crystal forms provides a rare example of variable quaternary interactions. Nature Structural Biology 4: 64-69.

Oin S, LaRosa G, Campbell JJ et al (1996) Expression of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 and interleukin-S receptors on subsets of T cells: correlation with trans endothelial chemotactic potential. European Journal of Immunology 26: 640-647.

Oppenheim JJ, Zachariae COC, Mukaida N and Mars-ushima K (1991) Properties of the novel proinflammatory supergenc 'intercrine' cytokine family. Annual Review of Immunology 9: 617-648,

Proost P, Wuyts A and Van Damme J (1996) Human monocyte chemotactic proteins-2 and -3: structural and functional comparison with MCP-1 . Journal of Leukocyte Biology 59: 67-74.

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