Cathelicidins; lung disease modulators paper


Our latest paper is now published in PLoS One, demonstrating that cathelicidins can enhance the clearance of bacterial lung infection through primarily inflammomodulatory mechanisms in vivo.
Beaumont, P. E, McHugh, B., Gwyer Findlay, E., Mackellar, A., Mackenzie, K. J., Gallo, R. L., Govan, J. R. W., Simpson, A. J., Davidson D. J. (2014)

Cathelicidin Host Defence Peptide Augments Clearance of Pulmonary Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infection by Its Influence on Neutrophil Function In Vivo.

PLoS One 9(6):e99029