Expression of the Fc receptor in the mammary gland during lactation in the marsupial Trichosurus vulpecula (brushtail possum)

One of several functions described for the Fc receptor is regulation of IgG isotype transport into milk. The first marsupial homologues of the Fc receptor heavy and light chains, FcRn and beta -2 microglobulin, from the brushtail possum have been cloned a

Author F. M. Adamski, A. T. King and J. Demmer
Year 2000
Secondary title Molecular Immunology
Volume 37
Number 8
Pages 435-444