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Molecular control of self-renewal and lineage specification in thymic epithelial cell progenitors in vivo.


Setting Up the Perimeter of Tolerance: Insights into mTEC Physiology

Author(s): Pedro M. Rodrigues, Pärt Peterson, Nuno L. Alves
Published in: Trends in Immunology, Issue 39/1, 2018, Page(s) 2-5, ISSN 1471-4906
DOI: 10.1016/

Thymic crosstalk restrains the pool of cortical thymic epithelial cells with progenitor properties

Author(s): Catarina Meireles, Ana R. Ribeiro, Rute D. Pinto, Catarina Leitão, Pedro M. Rodrigues, Nuno L. Alves
Published in: European Journal of Immunology, Issue 47/6, 2017, Page(s) 958-969, ISSN 0014-2980
DOI: 10.1002/eji.201746922

Thymic epithelial cells require p53 to support their long-term function in thymopoiesis in mice

Author(s): Pedro M. Rodrigues, Ana R. Ribeiro, Chiara Perrod, Jonathan J. M. Landry, Leonor Araújo, Isabel Pereira-Castro, Vladimir Benes, Alexandra Moreira, Helena Xavier-Ferreira, Catarina Meireles, Nuno L. Alves
Published in: Blood, Issue 130/4, 2017, Page(s) 478-488, ISSN 0006-4971
DOI: 10.1182/blood-2016-12-758961

Thymus medulla under construction: Time and space oddities

Author(s): Nuno L. Alves, Ana R. Ribeiro
Published in: European Journal of Immunology, Issue 46/4, 2016, Page(s) 829-833, ISSN 0014-2980
DOI: 10.1002/eji.201646329

A novel role for p53 in self-tolerance

Author(s): Brian M. Larsen, Avinash Bhandoola
Published in: Blood, Issue 130/4, 2017, Page(s) 388-389, ISSN 0006-4971
DOI: 10.1182/blood-2017-06-789115

Intrathymic Deletion of IL-7 Reveals a Contribution of the Bone Marrow to Thymic Rebound Induced by Androgen Blockade

Author(s): Pedro M. Rodrigues, Ana R. Ribeiro, Nicolas Serafini, Catarina Meireles, James P. Di Santo, Nuno L. Alves
Published in: The Journal of Immunology, Issue 200/4, 2018, Page(s) 1389-1398, ISSN 0022-1767
DOI: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701112

Medullary thymic epithelial cells: Deciphering the functional diversity beyond promiscuous gene expression

Author(s): Camila Ribeiro, Nuno L. Alves, Pedro Ferreirinha
Published in: Immunology Letters, Issue 215, 2019, Page(s) 24-27, ISSN 0165-2478
DOI: 10.1016/j.imlet.2019.01.012

Unveiling thymic epithelial cell ontogeny: a roadmap to study the microenvironment for T-cell generation and tolerance

Author(s): Ana Rosalina Pereira Ribeiro
Published in: Issue 1, 2016

How to keep the thymus in shape: new molecular insights on thymic epitelial cell homeostasis and function

Author(s): Pedro Miguel Mendes Rodrigues
Published in: Issue 1, 2018

Refining thymic epithelial cell differentiation: from progenitor cell isolation to the identification of discrete mature lineages

Author(s): Helena Catarina Teixeira Meireles
Published in: Issue 1, 2018

Defining novel stages in medullary thymic epithelial cell differentiation: Implications for tolerance induction

Author(s): Maria Camila Trindade Ribeiro
Published in: UP repository, Issue 1, 2019

Editor's section: IMMUNOLOGY: Tumor suppresor is a thymic booster

Author(s): Editor's section
Published in: Science, Issue 25 Aug 2017: Vol. 357, Issue 6353, pp. 769, 2017, ISSN 1095-9203