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Differential recruitment and activation of natural killer cell sub‐populations by Mycobacterium bovis‐infected dendritic cells
Through complex interplay with APCs, subsets of NK cells play an important role in shaping adaptive immune responses. Bovine tuberculosis, caused by Mycobacterium bovis, is increasing in incidenceExpand
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Innate activation of human primary epithelial cells broadens the host response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the airways
Early events in the human airways determining whether exposure to Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) results in acquisition of infection are poorly understood. Epithelial cells are the dominant cellExpand
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Proteomic Analysis of Kveim Reagent Identifies Targets of Cellular Immunity in Sarcoidosis
Background Kveim-reagent (Kv) skin testing was a historical method of diagnosing sarcoidosis. Intradermal injection of treated sarcoidosis spleen tissue resulted in a granuloma response at injectionExpand
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The bovine chemokine receptors and their mRNA abundance in mononuclear phagocytes
BackgroundThe chemokine and chemokine receptor families play critical roles in both the healthy and diseased organism mediating the migration of cells. The chemokine system is complex in thatExpand
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BCG vaccination of neonatal calves: potential roles for innate immune cells in the induction of protective immunity.
Bovine tuberculosis is a disease of increasing incidence in the UK causing major economic losses and with significant impact on bovine and, potentially human health: the causative agent MycobacteriumExpand
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Mycobacterium tuberculosis Exploits a Molecular Off Switch of the Immune System for Intracellular Survival
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis) survives and multiplies inside human macrophages by subversion of immune mechanisms. Although these immune evasion strategies are well characterisedExpand
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Subset-Specific Expression of Toll-Like Receptors by Bovine Afferent Lymph Dendritic Cells
Within the ruminant system, several possibilities exist to generate dendritic cells migrating out from the tissue into the regional draining lymph nodes as afferent lymph dendritic cells (ALDCs).Expand
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Urinary Tract Infection in Cancer Patients at Government Cancer Hospital Aurangabad, India
Urinary tract infection (UTI) remains the most common hospital associated infection despite the increasing awareness of the dangers of urethral catheterization (Patwardhan, 2006). According to anExpand
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Prevalence of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase (ESBL) Producing Gram Negative Bacilli from various clinical isolates.
Rapid emergence of ESBL production in GNB has put forward a major challenge in their detection as well as treatment options. Therefore for proper management of these resistant bacteria it is veryExpand
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