Neutrophils acROSs the Enemy Lines

Immunity. 2017 Mar 21;46(3):335-337. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2017.03.003.


In this issue of Immunity, Warnatsch et al. (2017) describe how neutrophils measure their microbial opponents by differential shuttling of reactive oxygen species (ROS), a process that determines their recruitment and distribution and ultimately the strength of anti-microbial responses.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Neutrophils / immunology*
  • Reactive Oxygen Species / immunology*


  • Reactive Oxygen Species