Cytokine Receptors and Jak-STAT Signaling
(PowerPoint Slides)

Christian Schindler*

Department of Medicine and Department of Microbiology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA.


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Slides are provided for a class covering interferons, their receptors, and Jak-STAT signaling and are part of the course "Cell Signaling Systems: A Course for Graduate Students." The slides begin with a discussion of interferons and then proceed to describe combinations of Jak-STAT signaling interactions.

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Educational Details

Learning Resource Type: PowerPoint slides

Context: Undergraduate upper division, graduate, professional (degree program)

Intended Users: Teacher, learner

Intended Educational Use: Teach, learn, plan

Discipline: Biochemistry, molecular biology, pharmacology, structural biology, immunology

Keywords: Cytokines, IFNs, immunity, IFN response element (IRE), IFN-stimulated response element (ISRE)

Technical Details

Format: PowerPoint (ppt)

Size: 488 KB

Requirements: Microsoft PowerPoint

Limits for Use

Cost: Free

Rights: This material may be downloaded for noncommercial, course-teaching purposes only, provided credit to STKE is included by listing the citation for the Teaching Resource.


Citation: C. Schindler, Cytokine receptors and Jak-STAT signaling. Sci. STKE2006, tr7 (2006).

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