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Journal of Immunology Research
Volume 2015, Article ID 532717, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/532717
Research Article

NK and NKT Cell Depletion Alters the Outcome of Experimental Pneumococcal Pneumonia: Relationship with Regulation of Interferon-γ Production

1First Department of Medicine, AHEPA University Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
2Infectious Diseases Division, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
3Department of Microbiology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School, Thessaloniki, Greece
44th Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
5Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
6Department of Economics, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece

Received 26 February 2015; Revised 29 April 2015; Accepted 3 May 2015

Academic Editor: Peirong Jiao

Copyright © 2015 Eirini Christaki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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