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Legionella pneumophila

Known as: Pneumophila, legionella pneumophilia 
A species of aerobic, gram negative, rod shaped bacteria in the phylum Proteobacteria. This species is motile by flagella, nonacid fast, pleomorphic… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
  • T. Krakauer
  • Mediators of inflammation
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 59607250
Inflammasome activation is an innate host defense mechanism initiated upon sensing pathogens or danger in the cytosol. Both… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Legionella pneumophila, the causative agent of Legionnaires' disease, replicates as an intracellular parasite of amoebae and… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
SUMMARY There is still a low level of clinical awareness regarding Legionnaires' disease 25 years after it was first detected… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Legionella pneumophila, the causative agent of Legionnaires' pneumonia, replicates within alveolar macrophages by preventing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Legionella pneumophila mutants specifically defective for intracellular replication were isolated using an intracellular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • M. Horwitz
  • The Journal of experimental medicine
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 16764880
The interactions between the L. pneumophila phagosome and monocyte lysosomes were investigated by prelabeling the lysosomes with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • M. Horwitz
  • The Journal of experimental medicine
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 334255
Previous studies have shown that L. pneumophila multiplies intracellularly in human monocytes and alveolar macrophages within a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Legionella pneumophila, the causative organism of Legionnaires' disease, is pathogenic for free living, ubiquitous, freshwater… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
We have studied the interaction between virulent egg yolk-grown Legionella pneumophila Philadelphia 1 and human blood monocytes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Charcoal-yeast extract agar is a new bacteriological medium that supports excellent growth of the Legionella pneumophila. It… Expand
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