Molecular Determinants in Phagocyte-Bacteria Interactions.

@article{Kaufmann2016MolecularDI,
  title={Molecular Determinants in Phagocyte-Bacteria Interactions.},
  author={Stefan H. E. Kaufmann and Anca Dorhoi},
  journal={Immunity},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={476-491}
}
Phagocytes are crucial for host defense against bacterial pathogens. As first demonstrated by Metchnikoff, neutrophils and mononuclear phagocytes share the capacity to engulf, kill, and digest microbial invaders. Generally, neutrophils focus on extracellular, and mononuclear phagocytes on intracellular, pathogens. Reciprocally, extracellular pathogens often capitalize on hindering phagocytosis and killing of phagocytes, whereas intracellular bacteria frequently allow their engulfment and then… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 32 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 14 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

4 Figures & Tables

Topics

Statistics

01020201620172018
Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 12

Averaging 12 citations per year over the last 3 years.

Learn more about how we calculate this metric in our FAQ.