Microbiology. Subversion from the sidelines.

  title={Microbiology. Subversion from the sidelines.},
  author={Nisheeth Agarwal and William R Bishai},
  volume={327 5964},
M ycobacterium tuberculosis, which kills 1.7 million people annually, is a pathogen that proliferates within macrophages of the immune system. The granuloma—the hallmark lesion of tuberculosis— forms from repeated waves of macrophages that arrive at the site of infection to combat the pathogen, only to be themselves infected by bacteria multiplying within… CONTINUE READING