Innate immunity: NKT cells in the spotlight.

Van Kaer L, Joyce S
Curr Biol. 2005 15 (11): R429-31

PMID: 15936267 · DOI:10.1016/j.cub.2005.05.032

Cells of the innate immune system provide a first line of defense against microbial invaders. Recent studies have revealed how one intriguing member of the innate immune system, the natural killer T cell, is activated during bacterial infections.

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Antigens, Bacterial Antigens, CD1 Antigens, CD1d Bacterial Infections Dendritic Cells Glycolipids Humans Immunity, Innate Killer Cells, Natural Receptors, Antigen, T-Cell

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