[The significance of Chlamydia pneumoniae in selected neurologic disorders].

@article{Horvth2006TheSO,
  title={[The significance of Chlamydia pneumoniae in selected neurologic disorders].},
  author={Zolt{\'a}n Horv{\'a}th and L{\'a}szl{\'o} V{\'e}csei},
  journal={Ideggyogyaszati szemle},
  year={2006},
  volume={59 1-2},
  pages={4-16}
}
Chlamydia pneumoniae has recently been implicated in the pathogenesis of several neurological diseases. As an intracellular parasite with its unusual life cycle it is able to circumvent the immune system and to persist in the organism. It has the ability to modify the function of the infected cell and supposedly induce autoimmune reactions. These properties… CONTINUE READING