In vivo veritas: the surprising roles of Fc receptors in immunity

Nat Immunol. 2010 Mar;11(3):183-5. doi: 10.1038/ni0310-183.


Jeffrey Ravetch describes how he came to identify the in vivo function of the once mysterious Fc receptors.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Innate / immunology
  • Immunoglobulin G / immunology*
  • Inflammation / immunology
  • Mice
  • Receptors, Fc / immunology*


  • Immunoglobulin G
  • Receptors, Fc