Peptides made to order

Immunity. 2006 Nov;25(5):693-5. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2006.10.008.


How loading of major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I-specific peptides by conserved degradation machinery is performed economically has now been resolved by Kanaseki et al. (2006) in this issue of Immunity: The individual MHC molecule serves as a template for its own ligand.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Antigen Presentation / immunology*
  • Antigens / immunology
  • Antigens / metabolism*
  • Histocompatibility Antigens Class I / immunology*
  • Humans
  • Peptides / immunology
  • Peptides / metabolism*


  • Antigens
  • Histocompatibility Antigens Class I
  • Peptides