Trans-species communication in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected macrophage.

Abstract

Much of the infection cycle of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is spent within its host cell, the macrophage. As a consequence of the chronic, enduring nature of the infection, this cell-cell interaction has become highly intimate, and the bacterium has evolved to detect, react to, and manipulate the evolving, immune-modulated phenotype of its host. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/imr.12254

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@article{Tan2015TransspeciesCI, title={Trans-species communication in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected macrophage.}, author={Shumin Tan and David G Russell}, journal={Immunological reviews}, year={2015}, volume={264 1}, pages={233-48} }