Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 3rd, 2006
According to a study from the United States, "TLR2 recognizes components of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) and initiates responses by APCs that influence both innate and adaptive immunity. Mtb lipoproteins are an important class of TLR2 ligand, but only two, LpqH and LprG, have been characterized to date."
"In this study, we characterize a third Mtb lipoprotein, LprA, and determine its effects on...
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