Bubonic Plague

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Bubonic Plague

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The terms "Bubonic Plague" returned 23 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Imaging early pathogenesis of bubonic plague: are neutrophils commandeered for lymphatic transport of bacteria?
 

Author(s): David M Bland, Deborah M Anderson

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Vector-borne infections begin in the dermis when a pathogen is introduced by an arthropod during a blood meal. Several barriers separate an invading pathogen from its replicative niche, including phagocytic cells in the dermis that activate immunity by engulfing would-be pathogens ...

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2013

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Yersinia pestis subverts the dermal neutrophil response in a mouse model of bubonic plague.
 

Author(s): Jeffrey G Shannon, Aaron M Hasenkrug, David W Dorward, Vinod Nair, Aaron B Carmody, B Joseph Hinnebusch

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The majority of human Yersinia pestis infections result from introduction of bacteria into the skin by the bite of an infected flea. Once in the dermis, Y. pestis can evade the host's innate immune response and subsequently disseminate to the draining lymph node (dLN). There, the ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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A Toll/interleukin (IL)-1 receptor domain protein from Yersinia pestis interacts with mammalian IL-1/Toll-like receptor pathways but does not play a central role in the virulence of Y. pestis in a mouse model of bubonic plague.
 

Author(s): Abigail M Spear, Rohini R Rana, Dominic C Jenner, Helen C Flick-Smith, Petra C F Oyston, Peter Simpson, Stephen J Matthews, Bernadette Byrne, Helen S Atkins

Journal: Microbiology (Reading, Engl.). 2012 Jun;158(Pt 6):1593-606.

 

The Toll/interleukin (IL)-1 receptor (TIR) domain is an essential component of eukaryotic innate immune signalling pathways. Interaction between TIR domains present in Toll-like receptors and associated adaptors initiates and propagates an immune signalling cascade. Proteins containing ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2012

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The terms "Bubonic Plague" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Medieval and modern bubonic plague: some clinical continuities.
 

Author(s): Lars Wall√łe

Journal: Med Hist Suppl. 2008 ;(27):59-73.

 

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2008

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