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Tier II GS135687 • CD86 expression in activated macrophages (Cxam, Published QTL Chr 17)

DESCRIPTION:

QTL associated with CD86 expression in activated macrophages. This interval was obtained by using a fixed interval width of 25 Mbp around the peak marker (57366870)

LABEL:

QTL-Cxam-Mouse-Chr 17

SCORE TYPE:

Binary

DATE ADDED:

2012-04-02

DATE UPDATED:

2020-05-06

SPECIES:

AUTHORS:

Karlsson J, Johannesson M, Lindvall T, Wernhoff P, Holmdahl R, Andersson A

TITLE:

Genetic interactions in Eae2 control collagen-induced arthritis and the CD4+/CD8+ T cell ratio.

JOURNAL:

Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) Jan 2005, Vol 174, pp. 533-41

ABSTRACT:

The Eae2 locus on mouse chromosome 15 controls the development of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE); however, in this study we show that it also controls collagen-induced arthritis (CIA). To find the smallest disease-controlling locus/loci within Eae2, we have studied development of CIA in 676 mice from a partially advanced intercross. Eae2 congenic mice were bred with mice congenic for the Eae3/Cia5 locus on chromosome 3, previously shown to interact with Eae2. To create a large number of genetic recombinations within the congenic fragments, the offspring were intercrossed, and the eight subsequent generations were analyzed for CIA. We found that Eae2 consists of four Cia subloci (Cia26, Cia30, Cia31, and Cia32), of which two interacted with each other, conferring severe CIA. Genes within the other two loci independently interacted with genes in Eae3/Cia5. Investigation of the CD4/CD8 T cell ratio in mice from the partially advanced intercross shows that this trait is linked to one of the Eae2 subloci through interactions with Eae3/Cia5. Furthermore, the expression of CD86 on stimulated macrophages is linked to Eae2. PUBMED: 15611280
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Annotation Information



Chromosomes, Human, Pair 3 (D002893)
Family Characteristics (D005191)
Mice, Congenic (D020297)
Chromosomes (D002875)
Recombination, Genetic (D011995)
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 15 (D002884)
Encephalomyelitis (D004679)
Encephalomyelitis, Autoimmune, Experimental (D004681)
Arthritis, Experimental (D001169)
Arthritis (D001168)
Macrophages (D008264)
CNS inflammation (MP:0006082)
arthritis (MP:0002993)
chromosome (GO:0005694)

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