Accession Number:

AD1035415

Title:

Innate Immune Response to Burkholderia mallei

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Technical Report]

Corporate Author:

USAMRIID

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2017-02-16

Pagination or Media Count:

16

Abstract:

Burkholderia mallei is a facultative intracellular pathogen that causes the highly contagious and often fatal disease, glanders. With its high rate of infectivity via aerosol and recalcitrance towards antibiotics, this pathogen is considered a potential biological threat agent. This review focuses on the most recent literature highlighting host innate immune response to B. mallei.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]