Bad germs are trapped

Liman Zhang, Hao Wu

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2 Scopus citations


Activation of the NAIP/NLRC4 inflammasomes initiates inflammatory responses against bacterial invasion. Two recent reports described the cryo-EM structure of the flagellin/NAIP5 complex, providing important insights into the mechanism of bacterial sensing by innate immunity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-142
Number of pages2
JournalCell Research
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2018
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology


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