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Research Article

A Rapid Crosstalk of Human γδ T Cells and Monocytes Drives the Acute Inflammation in Bacterial Infections

  • Matthias Eberl mail,

    eberlm@cf.ac.uk

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • Gareth W. Roberts,

    Affiliation: Institute of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • Simone Meuter,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • John D. Williams,

    Affiliation: Institute of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • Nicholas Topley,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • Bernhard Moser

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

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  • Published: February 20, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000308

About the Authors

Matthias Eberl, Simone Meuter, Nicholas Topley, Bernhard Moser
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Gareth W. Roberts, John D. Williams
Institute of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: eberlm@cf.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ME NT BM. Performed the experiments: ME GWR SM. Analyzed the data: ME BM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JDW NT. Wrote the paper: ME BM.