European Journal of Immunology

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Edited By: Francesco Annunziato (Chairman of the Executive Committee)

Impact Factor: 4.179

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 42/151 (Immunology)

Online ISSN: 1521-4141

Article collection on Tuberculosis

Article collection on TB - Mycobacterium tuberculosisThe European Journal of Immunology is delighted to present a Special Collection on Tuberculosis with selected reviews, viewpoints and the latest research articles.

Selected research articles TB - Mycobacterium tuberculosis

EJI articles in press

Lack of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific interleukin-17A–producing CD4+ T cells in active disease
Perreau M., Harari A. and colleagues

Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific CD8+ T cells are functionally and phenotypically different between latent infection and active disease
Rozot V., Harari A. and colleagues

EJI February 2013

Relationship between chemokine receptor expression, chemokine levels and HIV-1 replication in the lungs of persons exposed to Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Kalsdorf B., Wilkinson R.J. and colleagues

Impaired dendritic cell differentiation of CD16-positive monocytes in tuberculosis: Role of p38 MAP kinase
Balboa L., Alemán M. and colleagues

Commentary: Dressed not to kill: CD16+ monocytes impair immune defence against tuberculosis
Geanncarlo Lugo-Villarino and Olivier Neyrolles

EJI November 2012

Active tuberculosis is characterized by an antigen-specific and strictly localized expansion of effector T cells at the site of infection
Nemeth J., Winkler S. and colleagues

TB or not TB: The role of immunodiagnosis
Christoph Lange and Martina Sester

EJI September 2012Broad heparin-binding haemagglutinin-specific cytokine and chemokine response in infants following Mycobacterium bovis BCG vaccination
Smith SG., Dockrell HM. and colleagues

EJI May 2012

Mycobacteria-infected bystander macrophages trigger maturation of dendritic cells and enhance their ability to mediate HIV transinfection
Mazurek J., Pawlowski A. and colleagues

EJI April 2012

NOD2 enhances the innate response of alveolar macrophages to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in humans
Paul J. Maglione and John Chan

CBA/J mice generate protective immunity to soluble Ag85 but fail to respond efficiently to Ag85 during natural Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection
Beamer GL., Turner J. and colleagues

EJI February 2012

Protective immunity afforded by attenuated, PhoP-deficient Mycobacterium tuberculosis is associated with sustained generation of CD4+ T-cell memory
Nambiar JK., Triccas JA. and colleagues

Activation of the NLRP3 inflammasome by Mycobacterium tuberculosis uncoupled from susceptibility to active tuberculosis
Dorhoi A., Kaufmann SH. and colleagues
(Keystone speaker article)

IL-23-dependent IL-17 drives Th1-cell responses following Mycobacterium bovis BCG vaccination
Gopal R., Khader SA. and colleagues

EJI January 2012

HIV-1 infection alters CD4+ memory T-cell phenotype at the site of disease in extrapulmonary tuberculosis
Matthews K., Wilkinson KA. and colleagues

EJI November 2011

B lymphocytes that migrate to tuberculous pleural fluid via the SDF-1/CXCR4 axis actively respond to antigens specific for Micobacterium tuberculosis
Feng L., Wu C. and colleagues

Mycobacterium tuberculosis - TB reviews

Ab–FcR interactions in immune responses against intracellular pathogensAntibody – Fc receptor interactions in protection against intracellular pathogens
Nicole Joller, Stefan S. Weber and Annette Oxenius

Schematic of how B cells shape the immune response against M. tuberculosisHow B cells shape the immune response against Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Paul J. Maglione and John Chan

Virtual Issue: TB viewpoints
TB Viewpoints

Animal Models Viewpoints on tuberculosis

Overcoming the global crisis: "yes, we can", but also for TB ... ?
Ottenhoff TH.

Animal models of tuberculosis
Young D.