Mycobacterium tuberculosis and the host response Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Tuberculosis

abstract

  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Advances reported at a recent international meeting highlight insights and controversies in the genetics of M. tuberculosis and the infected host, the nature of protective immune responses, adaptation of the bacillus to host-imposed stresses, animal models, and new techniques.

publication date

  • June 6, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2213264

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1084/jem.20050842

PubMed ID

  • 15939785

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1693

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 201

number

  • 11