Innate Sensing of Chitin and Chitosan

PLoS Pathog. 2013 Jan;9(1):e1003080. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003080. Epub 2013 Jan 10.

Publication types

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

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bacterial Proteins / chemistry
  • Bacterial Proteins / immunology*
  • Chitin / chemistry
  • Chitin / immunology
  • Chitosan / chemistry
  • Chitosan / immunology*
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Innate / immunology*
  • Particle Size
  • Plant Immunity / immunology*
  • Receptors, Pattern Recognition / immunology*
  • Signal Transduction

Substances

  • Bacterial Proteins
  • Receptors, Pattern Recognition
  • Chitin
  • Chitosan