New insights into neutrophil and Leishmania infantum in vitro immune interactions
- Autores: Alexandre-Pires G, Correia I, Helena Ferronha M, Marques CS, Martins C, Passero LFD, Rodrigues A, Rodrigues OR, Santos-Gomes GM, Tomas AM, Vale-Gato I
- Ano de Publicação: 2015
- Journal: Comparative Immunology Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
- Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0147957115000247
The interaction between polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMN) or neutrophils and Leishmania became an interesting focus of research, since PMN turn out to be essential cells in transiently hosting the parasites.