Septic mice are susceptible to pulmonary aspergillosis.

  title={Septic mice are susceptible to pulmonary aspergillosis.},
  author={Cl{\'a}udia Farias Benjamim and Cory M Hogaboam and Nicholas W Lukacs and Steven L. Kunkel},
  journal={The American journal of pathology},
  volume={163 6},
Clinical data underscores the fact that subsequent high mortality rates occur in patients who survive acute septic episodes. Herein, we described a clinically relevant model of experimental sepsis that we believe will allow further investigation of the manner in which the pulmonary innate immune response is modulated after sepsis. C57BL/6 mice were subjected to cecal ligation and puncture (CLP) model, whereby the cecum was partially ligated and punctured nine times with a 21-gauge needle. This… CONTINUE READING

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