Innate immune responses to Chlamydia pneumoniae infection: role of TLRs, NLRs, and the inflammasome

Kenichi Shimada, Timothy R Crother, Moshe Arditi
Microbes and Infection 2012, 14 (14): 1301-7
Chlamydiae are important human pathogens that are responsible for a wide rage of diseases with a significant impact on public health. In this review article we highlight how recent studies have increased our knowledge of Chlamydia pneumoniae pathogenesis and mechanisms of innate immunity directed host defense against C. pneumoniae infection.

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