Evasion and subversion of dendritic cell immunity by Cryptococcus gattii

Last updated 28th Jun 2017
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A pinboard by Khusraw Jamil

Graduate Student , University of Calgary

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Human CD14+ monocyte-derived dendritic cells fail to process Cryptococcus gattii and activate T cell

INTRODUCTION: Cryptococcus gattii is a fungus that has recently appeared on Vancouver Island and Lower Mainland BC. The infection starts in the lung and causes devastating pneumonia and brain infec...