Host genetics: fine-tuning innate signaling.


Journal Article

A polymorphism modulating innate immunity signal transduction has recently been shown to influence human susceptibility to many different infections, providing one more indication of the potential of host genetics to reveal physiological pathways and mechanisms that influence resistance to infectious diseases.

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Cited Authors

  • Fellay, J; Goldstein, DB

Published Date

  • July 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 13

Start / End Page

  • R516 - R518

PubMed ID

  • 17610834

Pubmed Central ID

  • 17610834

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0445

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0960-9822

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cub.2007.04.052


  • eng