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Dr. Katrin Mayer-Barber - An unexpected role for eosinophils in host resistance to tuberculosis

Katrin Mayer-Barber

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

An unexpected role for eosinophils in host resistance to tuberculosis

Selected references

  • Bohrer AC et al. 2018 IL-1R1 mediates host resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis by trans-protection of infected cells. J Immunol 201(6):1645-1650
  • Mayer-Barber KD et al. 2014 Host-directed therapy of tuberculosis based on interleukin-1 and type I interferon crosstalk. Nature 511(7507):99-103
  • Mayer-Barber KD et al. 2011 Innate and adaptive interferons suppress IL-1α and IL-1β production by distinct pulmonary myeloid subsets during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Immunity 35(6):1023-34

 

Contact: Olivier Neyrolles (Olivier.Neyrolles@ipbs.fr)

Link to attend the seminar: https://meet.starleaf.com/4089790306/app

13 Apr

16:00 - 17:00

Online seminar