Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes

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@article{db3b65fa01e140b794f997e6c0f9a74b,
title = "Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes",
abstract = "Gonococci that bind the coinhibitory receptor CEACAM1 appear to down-regulate the activation and proliferation of CD4+ T cells. Such infection-induced immunosuppression helps explain why there is little specific immune response associated with gonococcal disease.",
author = "Staffan Normark and Barbara Albiger and Ann-Beth Jonsson",
year = "2002",
doi = "10.1038/ni0302-210",
language = "English",
volume = "3",
pages = "210--211",
journal = "Nature Immunology",
issn = "1529-2908",
publisher = "Nature Publishing Group",
number = "3",

}