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Research Article

A Functional Analysis of the Spacer of V(D)J Recombination Signal Sequences

  • Alfred Ian Lee equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Alfred Ian Lee, Sebastian D Fugmann

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Section of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Sebastian D Fugmann equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Alfred Ian Lee, Sebastian D Fugmann

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Section of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Lindsay G Cowell,

    Affiliation: Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Leon M Ptaszek,

    Affiliation: Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Garnett Kelsoe,

    Affiliation: Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • David G Schatz mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: david.schatz@yale.edu

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Section of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Published: October 13, 2003
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0000001

About the Authors

Alfred Ian Lee, Sebastian D Fugmann, David G Schatz
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Section of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Lindsay G Cowell, Garnett Kelsoe
Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
Leon M Ptaszek
Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: david.schatz@yale.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no conflicts of interest exist.

Author Contributions

AIL, SDF, LGC, LMP, and DGS conceived and designed the experiments. AIL, SDF, and LGC performed the experiments. AIL, SDF, LGC, GK, and DGS analyzed the data. AIL, SDF, LGC, and LMP contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. AIL, SDF, LGC, and DGS wrote the paper.