Role of mannose-binding lectin in nosocomial sepsis in critically ill neonates.


We investigated the association of mannose-binding lectin (MBL) serum levels with nosocomial sepsis (NS), their changes overtime during infection, their relation with pathogens, with the MBL2 genotype and their relationship with mortality. In a prospective observational study, we included 365 critically ill neonates: 261 had no infection and 104 had at… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.humimm.2010.08.012