The Lung is a Host Defense Niche for Immediate Neutrophil-Mediated Vascular Protection

Bryan G. Yipp, Jung Hwan Kim, Ronald Lima, Lori D. Zbytnuik, Björn Petri, Nick Swanlund, May Ho, Vivian G. Szeto, Tamar Tak, Leo Koenderman, Peter Pickkers, Anton T. J. Tool, Taco W. Kuijpers, Timo K. van den Berg, Mark R. Looney, Matthew F. Krummel, Paul Kubes, Bjӧrn Petri

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Escherichia colisequestered to the lung endothelium. Therefore, the lung capillaries provide a vascular defensive niche whereby endothelium and neutrophils cooperate for immediate detection and capture of disseminating pathogens
Original languageEnglish
Article numbereaam8929
JournalScience immunology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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