Phenotypic analysis of peripheral B cell populations during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease

@inproceedings{Plessis2016PhenotypicAO,
  title={Phenotypic analysis of peripheral B cell populations during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease},
  author={Willem J du Plessis and Alana Keyser and Gerhard Walzl and Andre Gareth Loxton},
  booktitle={Journal of Inflammation},
  year={2016}
}
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) remains an unresolved threat resulting in great annual loss of life. The role of B cells during the protective immunity to Mtb is still unclear. B cells have been described as effector cells in addition to their role as antibody producing cells during disease. Here we aim to identify and characterize the frequency of… CONTINUE READING