Sensing fungi at the oral epithelium

Ivy M Dambuza, Gordon D Brown

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The mechanisms involved in controlling Candida albicans at mucosal sites are not fully understood. Recent work identifies the EphA2 on epithelial cells as a fungal β-glucan receptor that is critical for mediating protective immunity during oral candidiasis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-5
Number of pages2
JournalNature Microbiology
Issue number1
Early online date18 Dec 2017
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2018


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