Response to Trypanosoma cruzi by Human Blood Cells Enriched with Dentritic Cells Is Controlled by Cyclooxygenase-2 Pathway

@inproceedings{Lonien2017ResponseTT,
  title={Response to Trypanosoma cruzi by Human Blood Cells Enriched with Dentritic Cells Is Controlled by Cyclooxygenase-2 Pathway},
  author={Sandra Cristina Heim Lonien and Aparecida Donizette Malvezi and Helena T. Suzukawa and Lucy Megumi Yamauchi and Sueli Fumie Yamada-Ogatta and Luiz Vicente Rizzo and Juliano Bordignon and Phileno Pinge-Filho},
  booktitle={Front. Microbiol.},
  year={2017}
}
Chagas disease (Cd) or American human trypanosomiasis is caused by Trypanosoma cruzi and affects ~7 million people, mostly in Latin America. The infective trypomastigote forms of the parasite can invade several human blood cell populations, including monocytes and dendritic cells (DC). Although these cells display a wide functional diversity, their… CONTINUE READING