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- Shin, A-Rum, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- FEMS microbiology letters 2007 v.267 no.1 pp. 121-128
- Mycobacterium tuberculosis; host-pathogen relationships; humans; immune response; interleukin-6; leukemia; lipids; monocytes; thin layer chromatography; tumor necrosis factor-alpha
- ... The lipids located in the outer layer of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which include sulfolipid, phthiocerol dimycocerosate (PDIM), diacyltrehalose, and polyacyltrehalose, may play a role in host-pathogen interactions. These lipids were purified using thin-layer chromatography, and their ability to induce proinflammatory cytokines in human monocytes and in a human acute monocytic leukemia cell line ...