Staphylococcus aureus Induces Mucosal Type 2 Immune Response via Epithelial Cell Derived Cytokines.

@article{Lan2018StaphylococcusAI,
  title={Staphylococcus aureus Induces Mucosal Type 2 Immune Response via Epithelial Cell Derived Cytokines.},
  author={Feng Lan and Nan Zhang and Gabriele Holtappels and Natalie De Ruyck and Olga Krysko and Koen Van Crombruggen and Harald Braun and Sebastian L Johnston and Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos and Luo Zhang and C Bachert},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2018}
}
RATIONALE Chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps is characterized by a T helper cell 2-skewed upper airway inflammation. Mucosal Staphylococcus aureus colonization is found in the majority of nasal polyps patients. Staphylococcus aureus is known to induce type 2 cytokine release via enterotoxins. OBJECTIVES We investigated the impact of non-enterotoxin… CONTINUE READING