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Optimal clearance of Sporothrix schenckii requires an intact Th17 response in a mouse model of systemic infection
(Immunobiology, 2015-08-01) [Artigo]
The discovery of Th17 cells, along with many other Th cell subsets in the recent years, has expanded the Th1/Th2 paradigm that had persisted since its proposition by Mosmann in 1986. Defined by the characteristic expression ...
Involvement of major components from sporothrix schenckii cell wall in the caspase-1 activation, nitric oxide and cytokines production during experimental sporotrichosis
(Mycopathologia, 2015-02-01) [Artigo]
Sporotrichosis is a chronic infection caused by the dimorphic fungus Sporothrix schenckii, involving all layers of skin and the subcutaneous tissue. The role of innate immune toll-like receptors 2 and 4 in the defense ...