A plague upon the phagocytes

  title={A plague upon the phagocytes},
  author={Frank R. DeLeo and B Joseph Hinnebusch},
  journal={Nature Medicine},
Plague bacteria are renowned for causing some of the most devastating epidemics in human history. We are now closer to understanding why: the pathogen selectively disarms key cells of the innate immune system, weakening the front-line defenses of the body. 

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