Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes

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Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes. / Normark, Staffan; Albiger, Barbara; Jonsson, Ann-Beth.

In: Nature Immunology, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2002, p. 210-211.

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Normark, Staffan ; Albiger, Barbara ; Jonsson, Ann-Beth. / Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes. In: Nature Immunology. 2002 ; Vol. 3, No. 3. pp. 210-211.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Gonococci cause immunosuppression by engaging a coinhibitory receptor on T lymphocytes

AU - Normark, Staffan

AU - Albiger, Barbara

AU - Jonsson, Ann-Beth

PY - 2002

Y1 - 2002

N2 - 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.

AB - 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.

U2 - 10.1038/ni0302-210

DO - 10.1038/ni0302-210

M3 - Letter

VL - 3

SP - 210

EP - 211

JO - Nature Immunology

JF - Nature Immunology

SN - 1529-2908

IS - 3

ER -