Granuloma

Known as: GRANULOMATOUS LESION, GRANULOMAS, epithelioid granulomas 
An inflammatory reaction usually caused by infectious organisms, foreign bodies, or cholesterol deposits. It is characterized by the presence of… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Neutrophils are typically the first responders in host defense against invading pathogens, which they destroy by both oxidative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The progression of human tuberculosis (TB) to active disease and transmission involves the development of a caseous granuloma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Understanding the physical characteristics of the local microenvironment in which Mycobacterium tuberculosis resides is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Tuberculosis (TB) is characterized by a tight interplay between Mycobacterium tuberculosis and host cells within granulomas… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Granulomas play a key role in host protection against mycobacterial pathogens, with their breakdown contributing to exacerbated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Carbon nanotubes have distinctive characteristics, but their needle-like fibre shape has been compared to asbestos, raising… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis residing within pulmonary granulomas and cavities represents an important reservoir of persistent… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We present the first report of community-acquired human infections with marine mammal-associated Brucella spp. and describe the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
TNF and lymphotoxin-alpha (LT alpha) may act at various stages of the host response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. To dissect the… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tuberculosis, a major health problem in developing countries, has reemerged in recent years in many industrialized countries. The… (More)
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