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Understanding mucosal responsiveness: lessons from enteric bacterial pathogens.

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Mucosal immune responses must discriminate between commensal flora within the lumen and potential pathogens. These responses are highly adapted to induce protection without excessive inflammation. The balances that regulate mucosal immune and inflammatory responses have to be understood if effective mucosal immunity is to be induced through local immunization. This review will summarize some of the lessons learnt from studies of antigens derived from enteric bacterial pathogens and discuss ho...

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10.1006/smim.2001.0313

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Seminars in immunology
Volume:
13
Issue:
3
Pages:
201-209
Publication date:
2001-06-01
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EISSN:
1096-3618
ISSN:
1044-5323
Source identifiers:
98247
Language:
English
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pubs:98247
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uuid:ebbf3c23-6704-4aec-ac58-7b1259475e85
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pubs:98247
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2012-12-19

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