Suppressed type 1, type 2, and type 17 cytokine responses in active tuberculosis in children.

Abstract

Type 1 cytokine responses are known to play an important role in immunity to tuberculosis (TB) in children, although little is known about other factors that might be important. In addition, children are more prone to developing extrapulmonary manifestations of TB than adults. To identify the immune responses important both in control of infection and in… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/CVI.05366-11

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