Entomopathogenic fungal infection leads to temporospatial modulation of the mosquito immune system.

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José L Ramirez; Christopher A Dunlap; Ephantus J Muturi; Ana B F Barletta; Alejandro P Rooney;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases,volume 12,issue 4 (issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5933799, doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006433
  • Subject: Microbial Pathogens | Lipids | Research Article | Eukaryota | Infectious Diseases | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | Genetics | Pathogens | Fats | Immune Response | Species Interactions | Animals | Fungal Diseases | Fungal Pathogens | Immunology | Disease Vectors | Mosquitoes | Biology and Life Sciences | Insect Vectors | Arthropoda | Microbiology | Insects | Fungal Genetics | Medical Microbiology | RC955-962 | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Biochemistry | Organisms | Medicine and Health Sciences | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Invertebrates | Mycology | Gene Expression
    mesheuropmc: fungi | parasitic diseases

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