Karl Wilhelm von Kupffer basic state-of-the-art: Beyond albumin and IgG - the unexpected prospects of the neonatal Fc receptor

 General hepatology
 Basic and translational science

Main Plenary
English
State of the Art
14 April 2018 12:00 - 12:30

Richard BlumbergRichard Blumberg, M.D.,  
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, United States

The neonatal Fc receptor has emerged as an important clinical target in adult life that is currently under evaluation in a number of clinical scenarios.  This talk will provide an introduction to the functions of FcRn in regulating IgG and albumin, its two main ligands, and the clinical opportunities that emerge from this understanding.

Presentations

Beyond albumin and IgG - the unexpected prospects of the neonatal Fc receptor
Richard Blumberg - United States
14 April 2018 12:00 - 12:30