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The IgM pentamer is an asymmetric pentagon with an open groove that binds the AIM protein

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Science Advances  10 Oct 2018:
Vol. 4, no. 10, eaau1199
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aau1199

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vol. 4 no. 10

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  • Received for publication May 8, 2018
  • Accepted for publication August 31, 2018

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  1. Emiri Hiramoto1,
  2. Akihisa Tsutsumi2,
  3. Risa Suzuki1,
  4. Shigeru Matsuoka1,*,
  5. Satoko Arai1,,
  6. Masahide Kikkawa2 and
  7. Toru Miyazaki1,3,4,
  1. 1Laboratory of Molecular Biomedicine for Pathogenesis, Center for Disease Biology and Integrative Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan.
  2. 2Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan.
  3. 3AMED-CREST, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development, Tokyo, Japan.
  4. 4Max Planck–The University of Tokyo Center for Integrative Inflammology, Tokyo, Japan.
  1. Corresponding author. Email: tm{at} (T.M.); sarai{at} (S.A.)
  • * Present address: Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita 879-5593, Japan.


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