Do fungi have an innate immune response? An NLR-based comparison to plant and animal immune systems

PLoS Pathog. 2017 Oct 26;13(10):e1006578. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006578. eCollection 2017 Oct.
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Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Fungi / immunology*
  • Immunity, Innate / immunology*
  • NLR Proteins / immunology*


  • NLR Proteins

Grant support

AD was supported by the French National Research Agency through the Laboratory of Excellence ARBRE (ANR-11-LABX-0002-01) and the INRA metaprogram MEM. JU and AD were supported by the Plant-Microbe Interfaces Scientific Focus Area in the Genomic Science Program, the Office of Biological and Environmental Research in the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is managed by UT-Battelle, LLC, for the U.S. Department of Energy under contract DE-AC05-00OR22725. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.