Mast cell modulation of neutrophil influx and bacterial clearance at sites of infection through

Malaviya, Ravi; Ikeda, Teruo
May 1996
Nature;5/2/1996, Vol. 381 Issue 6577, p77
Academic Journal
Investigates the role of mast cells in host defense against bacterial infections using a well-characterized mast-cell deficiency mouse model. Importance of mast cells at portals of bacterial entry on host's defense; Investigation of the behavior of mast cells at a natural site of infection; Bacterial components responsible for mast cell activation.


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