TITLE

Acquired T-helper 1 Lymphocyte Anergy Following Infection with Mycobacterium ulcerans

AUTHOR(S)
Gooding, Travis M.; Kemp, Andrew S.; Robins-Browne, Roy M.; Smith, May; Johnson, Paul D.R.
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1076
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a patient with acquired T-helper lymphocyte anergy to mycobacteria following infection with Mycobacterium ulcerans. Response of the patient's peripheral blood mononuclear cells to in vitro stimulation with M. ulcerans before infection; Shift of the response toward production of Th2 cytokines upon development of an ulcer.
ACCESSION #
9631188

 

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