Capsule-mediated Immune Evasion: A New Hypothesis Explaining Aspects of Typhoid Fever Pathogenesis

Infect Immun. 2006 Jan;74(1):19-27. doi: 10.1128/IAI.74.1.19-27.2006.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bacterial Capsules / immunology*
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Active
  • Salmonella typhi / immunology*
  • Salmonella typhi / pathogenicity
  • Typhoid Fever / immunology*
  • Typhoid Fever / microbiology*