Chapter 8. Shigella Invasion of Host Cells and Escape from Autophagy

  1. Prof. Dr. Vojo Deretic
  1. Michinaga Ogawa and
  2. Chihiro Sasakawa

Published Online: 28 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/352760880X.ch8

Autophagy in Immunity and Infection: A Novel Immune Effector

Autophagy in Immunity and Infection: A Novel Immune Effector

How to Cite

Ogawa, M. and Sasakawa, C. (2006) Shigella Invasion of Host Cells and Escape from Autophagy, in Autophagy in Immunity and Infection: A Novel Immune Effector (ed V. Deretic), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/352760880X.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Departments of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology and Cell Biology & Physiology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 915 Camino de Salud, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131-001, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, 4-6-1, Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8639, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 JUN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314508

Online ISBN: 9783527608805

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Keywords:

  • autophagy;
  • immunity;
  • infection;
  • Shigella invasion of epithelia;
  • escape from autophagy;
  • Shigella disseminate among epithelial cells;
  • Shigella infection elicits an inflammatory response;
  • Shigella VirG target for autophagy;
  • Shigella camouflaged by its IcsB

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Shigella Invasion of Epithelia

  • Shigella Disseminate among Epithelial Cells

  • Shigella Infection Elicits an Inflammatory Response

  • Shigella that do not Produce IcsB Undergo Autophagic Degradation

  • Shigella VirG is a Target for Autophagy, but is Camouflaged by its IcsB

  • Perspective

  • References