Innate immunity: Living without Toll-like receptors

Bell, Jennifer
April 2003
Nature Reviews Immunology;Apr2003, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p261
Academic Journal
Discusses the results of a study, which demonstrated that in humans, the main Toll-like receptor (TLR) signal-transduction pathway is not essential for survival. Information on the TLR signal; Classes of microorganisms, which are characterized by molecular patterns; Examples of extracellular pyogenic bacteria.


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