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Author Svanborg, Catharina, 1949- speaker

Title Innate immunity in the genitourinary tract : genetics of susceptibility to disease or asymptomatic carriage / Catharina Svanborg
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (49 min.) : color, sound)
Series Cells of the innate immune system : roles in health and disease, 2056-452X
Henry Stewart talks. Biomedical & life sciences collection. Cells of the innate immune system
Contents Contents: Pathogens\Commensals at the mucosal level -- How pathogenic bacteria activate a host response -- Pathogen specific innate immune signaling -- Urinary tract infections (UTI) -- Uropathogenic E. coli vs. ABU strains -- TLR4, CXCR1, IRF3, IL8R role in UTI response -- Importance of identifying signaling pathways & crucial effector cells -- Acute/Chronic pyelonephritis & asymptomatic bacteriuria -- Genetics & UTI -- Researching disease-associated polymorphisms -- SNPs and their effect in APN & UTI -- Mutations in structural genes -- Response to infection in reporter assays -- Commensalism vs. Virulence
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
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Subject Host-bacteria relationships.
Natural immunity.
Urinary tract infections -- Immunology.
Bacteriuria -- immunology.
Genetic Predisposition to Disease -- genetics.
Host-Pathogen Interactions.
Immunity, Innate -- genetics.
Signal Transduction -- immunology.
Urinary Tract Infections -- immunology.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video