Cord Factors

Known as: Factor, Cord, Trehalose Dimycolates, Factors, Cord 
Toxic glycolipids composed of trehalose dimycolate derivatives. They are produced by MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS and other species of MYCOBACTERIUM… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Cord factor, also called trehalose-6,6'-dimycolate (TDM), is a potent mycobacterial adjuvant. We herein report that the C-type… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Novel vaccination strategies against Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) are urgently needed. The use of recombinant MTB antigens as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Tuberculosis remains a fatal disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which contains various unique components that affect… (More)
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2009
2009
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a leading killer worldwide, yet the adjuvancy of its cell wall has proven to be a valuable… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Tuberculosis, once thought to have been controlled, is now resurgent in many parts of the world. Many gaps exist in understanding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recombinant, immunodominant antigens derived from Mycobacterium tuberculosis can be used to effectively vaccinate against… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The persistence of tuberculosis within pulmonary granulomatous lesions is a complex phenomenon, with bacterial survival occurring… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Trehalose is a nonreducing disaccharide in which the two glucose units are linked in an alpha,alpha-1,1-glycosidic linkage. This… (More)
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2001
2001
Granulomatous inflammation is characterized morphologically by a compact organized collection of macrophages and their… (More)
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1977
1977
N-Acetylmuramyl-L-alanyl-D-isoglutamine and four other synthetic adjuvants that are structural analogs of part of the… (More)
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