J L Goodman
Affiliation: Food and Drug Administration
- Leukocyte infection by the granulocytic ehrlichiosis agent is linked to expression of a selectin ligandJ L Goodman
Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
J Clin Invest 103:407-12. 1999....
- Intracellular parasitism by the human granulocytic ehrlichiosis bacterium through the P-selectin ligand, PSGL-1M J Herron
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Science 288:1653-6. 2000..Thus, the HGE bacterium specifically bound to fucosylated leukocyte PSGL-1. Selectin mimicry is likely central to the organism's unique ability to target and infect neutrophils...