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The host defense of Drosophila melanogaster

Annual Review of Immunology

Jan 1, 2007

Bruno Lemaitre, Jules A Hoffmann

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To combat infection, the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster relies on multiple innate defense reactions, many of which are shared with higher organisms. These reactions include the use of physical barriers together with local and systemic immune responses. First, epithelia, such as those...read more

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Cell Secretion
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The host defense of Drosophila melanogaster

Annual Review of Immunology

Jan 1, 2007

Bruno Lemaitre, Jules A Hoffmann

PMID: 17201680

DOI: 10.1146/annurev.immunol.25.022106.141615

Abstract

To combat infection, the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster relies on multiple innate defense reactions, many of which are shared with higher organisms. These reactions include the use of physical barriers together with local and systemic immune responses. First, epithelia, such as those...read more

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