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Innate immune responses to Listeria in vivo

Abstract : Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) is a foodborne bacterial pathogen that causes listeriosis, a severe infection that manifests as bacteremia and meningo-encephalitis mostly in immunocompromised individuals, and maternal-fetal infection. A critical pathogenic determinant of Lm relies on its ability to actively cross the intestinal barrier, disseminate systemically and cross the blood-brain and placental barriers. Here we illustrate how Lm both evades innate immunity, favoring its dissemination in host tissues, and triggers innate immune defenses that participate to its control.
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Claire Maudet, Sylvain Levallois, Olivier Disson, Marc Lecuit. Innate immune responses to Listeria in vivo. Current Opinion in Microbiology, Elsevier, 2021, 59, pp.95-101. ⟨10.1016/j.mib.2020.11.006⟩. ⟨pasteur-03276950⟩



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