Recent progress in understanding immune activation in the pathogenesis in HIV-tuberculosis co-infection
Authors listElsa du Bruyn Nashied Peton Hanif Esmail Patrick J Howlett Anna K Coussens Robert Wilkinson
Tuberculosis is the leading infectious cause of death worldwide, and HIV-1 the best recognized risk factor for active TB. This review focuses on immune complex formation; the interplay of type I and II interferon signaling; and T-cell activation in HIV-TB pathogenesis.
Journal Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS
Issue number 6