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HEK293 clones expressing TLR5-CD14
3-7 x 10e6 cells
293/hTLR5-CD14 cells were obtained by stable co-transfection of HEK293 cells with the pDUO-hTLR5-CD14 plasmid which expresses the human TLR5 and CD14 genes.
The control cell line of 293/hTLR5-CD14 cells is 293/null.
Growth medium: DMEM, 4.5 g/l glucose, 2-4 mM L-glutamine, 10% (v/v) fetal bovine serum, 50 U/ml penicillin, 50 μg/ml streptomycin, 100 μg/ml Normocin™
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- 1 vial containing 3-7 x 106 cells
- 100 μl Blasticidin (10 mg/ml)
- 100 μl Hygromycin B Gold (ultra-pure hygromycin B; 100 mg/ml)
- 1 ml Normocin™ (50 mg/ml)
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TLR5 recognizes flagellin from both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. Activation of the receptor stimulates the production of proinflammatory cytokines, such as TNF-α, through signaling via the adaptor protein MyD88 and the serine kinase IRAK [1, 2]. TLR5 can generate a proinflammatory signal as a homodimer suggesting that it might be the only TLR participating in flagellin recognition . However, TLR5 may require the presence of a co-receptor or adaptor molecule for efficient ligand recognition and/or signaling .
1. Gewirtz AT. et al., 2001. Cutting edge: bacterial flagellin activates basolaterally expressed TLR5 to induce epithelial proinflammatory gene expression. J Immunol, 167(4):1882-5
2. Hayashi F. et al., 2001. The innate immune response to bacterial flagellin is mediated by Toll-like receptor 5. Nature, 410(6832):1099-103
3. Tallant T. et al., 2004. Flagellin acting via TLR5 is the major activator of key signaling pathways leading to NF-kappa B and proinflammatory gene program activation in intestinal epithelial cells. BMC Microbiol. 4(1):33.