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A Critical Role for CD8 T Cells in a Nonhuman Primate Model of Tuberculosis

  • Crystal Y. Chen equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Crystal Y. Chen, Dan Huang

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Dan Huang equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Crystal Y. Chen, Dan Huang

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Richard C. Wang,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Ling Shen,

    Affiliation: Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Gucheng Zeng,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Shuyun Yao,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Yun Shen,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Lisa Halliday,

    Affiliation: BRL, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Jeff Fortman,

    Affiliation: BRL, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Milton McAllister,

    Affiliation: Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Jim Estep,

    Affiliation: Battelle Medical Research Evaluation Facility, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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  • Robert Hunt,

    Affiliation: Battelle Medical Research Evaluation Facility, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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  • Daphne Vasconcelos,

    Affiliation: Battelle Medical Research Evaluation Facility, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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  • George Du,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Steven A. Porcelli,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Michelle H. Larsen,

    Affiliations: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • William R. Jacobs Jr.,

    Affiliations: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Barton F. Haynes,

    Affiliation: Duke Human Vaccine Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Norman L. Letvin,

    Affiliation: Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Zheng W. Chen mail

    zchen@uic.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Primate Biomedical Research, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Published: April 17, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000392

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