Nature Immunology features Javed Mohammed's research on the April 2016 cover.

June 7, 2016

Congratulations to Javed Mohammed, his paper on the role of stromal cells in controlling residence of immune cells in epidermis has been published in the April Issue of Nature Immunology.


Javed's image of epidermal whole mounts from mice doubly-deficient in the integrins β6 and β8 stained for the alloantigen Thy-1.1 (red) and MHC class II (green) after infection with LCMV., is featured on the cover.

Here is a link to the paper:

Stromal cells control the epithelial residence of DCs and memory T cells by regulated activation of TGF-β.
Mohammed J, Beura LK, Bobr A, Astry B, Chicoine B, Kashem SW, Welty NE, Igyártó BZ, Wijeyesinghe S, Thompson EA, Matte C, Bartholin L, Kaplan A, Sheppard D, Bridges AG, Shlomchik WD, Masopust D, Kaplan DH.
Nat Immunol. 2016 Feb 22. doi: 10.1038/ni.3396. Epub 2016 Feb 22.
PMID: 26901152