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Macrophage-pathogen interactions

Macrophage-pathogen interactions

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Published by M. Dekker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macrophages.,
  • Antibody-dependent cell cytotoxicity.,
  • Macrophages -- immunology.,
  • Macrophage Activation -- immunology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Bruce S. Zwilling, Toby K. Eisenstein.
    SeriesImmunology series ;, 60, Immunology series ;, v. 60.
    ContributionsZwilling, Bruce S., 1943-, Eisenstein, Toby K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR185.8.M3 M2947 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 634 p. :
    Number of Pages634
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1418126M
    ISBN 10082479124X
    LC Control Number93027941

      The gene encoding the natural resistance-associated macrophage protein 1 (Nramp1) is one of the most extensively characterized mouse host resistance loci. Initially it was observed that certain inbred mouse strains were innately susceptible to infection with the intracellular pathogens Salmonella typhimurium, Leishmania donovani and Mycobacterium bovis (bacille Calmette-Guérin; reviewed in []). NutrImmune 26Y are self-affirmed GRAS supplements that provide IgY immunoglobulins and immunoregulating molecules from hyperimmune chicken egg. Research suggests that this dairy-free source of immunoglobulins and immune cofactors helps support immune function in the intestine and a healthy intestinal environment. He worked as a post-doctoral scientist in the laboratory of Prof Malcolm McConville (University of Melbourne) before joining the NHMRC Program on Cellular Microbiology headed by Prof Trevor Lithgow, Monash University. In he established the macrophage-pathogen interaction group with funding from the NHMRC. Xenografts of the hematopoietic system are extremely useful as disease models and for translational research. Zebrafish xenografts have been widely used to monitor blood cancer cell dissemination and homing due to the optical clarity of embryos and larvae, which allow unrestricted in vivo visualization of migratory events. Here, we have developed a xenotransplantation technique that.

    Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) is an intracellular pathogen that infects alveolar macrophages following aerosol transmission. Lung macrophages provide a critical intracellular niche that is required for Mtb to establish infection in the human host. This parasitic relationship is made possible by the capacity of Mtb to block phagosome maturation following entry into the host macrophage.


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Author information: (1)Institute of Biology, Leiden University, Einstein CC, Leiden, The Netherlands. This chapter discusses specific issues in macrophage–pathogen interactions that compare different strategies adapted by individual pathogens to achieve a similar endpoint within the host. This chapter focuses on the pathogen strategies that is a successful intracellular pathogen must be able to enter a host cell, survive, and preferably replicate therein.

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Abramson, S. L, and Gallin, J. I.,IL-4 inhibits superoxide production by human mononuclear phagocytes. Immunol. – PubMed Google Scholar. Understanding macrophage–pathogen interactions is crucial to understanding the pathogenesis of many infectious diseases.

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