Chapter 3. Microbial Sensing in the Intestine by Pattern Recognition Receptors

  1. Derek P. Jewell,
  2. Neil J. Mortensen,
  3. A. Hillary Steinhart,
  4. John H. Pemberton and
  5. Bryan F. Warren
  1. Robin G. Lorenz and
  2. Charles O. Elson

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753170.ch3

Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition

Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition

How to Cite

Lorenz, R. G. and Elson, C. O. (2006) Microbial Sensing in the Intestine by Pattern Recognition Receptors, in Challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Second Edition (eds D. P. Jewell, N. J. Mortensen, A. H. Steinhart, J. H. Pemberton and B. F. Warren), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753170.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122344

Online ISBN: 9780470753170

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Keywords:

  • microbial sensing;
  • intestine;
  • pattern recognition;
  • epithelial cells;
  • gastrointestinal functions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • TLR-intestinal expression and function

  • NOD-intestinal expression and function

  • Summary