Neonatal T cells in an adult lung environment are competent to resolve Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.

@article{Qureshi2001NeonatalTC,
  title={Neonatal T cells in an adult lung environment are competent to resolve Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.},
  author={Mahboob Hossain Qureshi and Beth A. Garvy},
  journal={Journal of immunology},
  year={2001},
  volume={166 9},
  pages={5704-11}
}
Initiation of the pulmonary inflammatory response to Pneumocystis carinii is delayed by 3 wk in mice infected as neonates compared with adults. There was no difference in the proliferative response of draining lymph node T cells from mice infected as neonates compared with adults when stimulated in vitro with either Con A or anti-CD3 mAB: However, TNF-alpha… CONTINUE READING