Low CD4 T cell immunity to pneumolysin is associated with nasopharyngeal carriage of pneumococci in children
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Colleges, School and Institutes
Recent studies in mice have suggested that T cell immunity may be protective against pneumococcal infection.
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||The Journal of Infectious Diseases|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Apr 2007|
- Antibodies, Bacterial, Bacterial Proteins, CD4-Positive T-Lymphocytes, Carrier State, Cell Proliferation, Cells, Cultured, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Humans, Interferon-gamma, Male, Nasopharynx, Pneumococcal Infections, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptolysins, Time Factors, Toll-Like Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha