The anti-CD152 (anti-hu CTLA-4) mAb described by Wang et al. has been generated by our group in the Bernhard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical Medicine at Hamburg, Germany. Its correct name is called BNI 3.
Following are two references about BNI 3 from our lab:
Castan J; Klauenberg U; Kalmar P; Fleischer B; Broker BM. Expression of CTLA-4 (CD152) on human medullary CD4+ thymocytes. Med. Microbiol. Immunol. (Berl.) 1998 187:49 PubMed
Castan J; Tenner-Racz K; Racz P; Fleischer B; Broker BM. Accumulation of CTLA-4 expressing T lymphocytes in the germinal centres of human lymphoid tissues. Immunology 1997 90:265 PubMed
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