Interactions of the Skin Pathogen Haemophilus ducreyi With the Human Host

The obligate human pathogen Haemophilus ducreyi causes both cutaneous ulcers in children and sexually transmitted genital ulcers (chancroid) in adults. Pathogenesis is dependent on avoiding phagocytosis and exploiting the suppurative granuloma-like niche, which contains a myriad of innate immune cel...

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Main Authors: Julie A. Brothwell, Brad Griesenauer, Li Chen, Stanley M. Spinola
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2021-02-01
Series:Frontiers in Immunology
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