Complement Evasion Strategies of Viruses: An Overview

@inproceedings{Agrawal2017ComplementES,
  title={Complement Evasion Strategies of Viruses: An Overview},
  author={Palak Agrawal and Renuka Nawadkar and Hina Ojha and Jitendra Kumar and Arvind Sahu},
  booktitle={Front. Microbiol.},
  year={2017}
}
Being a major first line of immune defense, the complement system keeps a constant vigil against viruses. Its ability to recognize large panoply of viruses and virus-infected cells, and trigger the effector pathways, results in neutralization of viruses and killing of the infected cells. This selection pressure exerted by complement on viruses has made them… CONTINUE READING