Neutrophils stepping through (to the other side)


The neutrophil's journey through the vascular wall constitutes a critical step during inflammation. In this issue of Immunity, Girbl et al. (2018) demonstrate that neutrophil extravasation is mediated by sequential and compartmentalized chemokine action, endowing unexpected specificity to promiscuous chemokine receptors.

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Journal Immunity
Volume 49
Issue number 6
Pages 992-994
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