Editors' ChoiceImmunology

Paper of note in Science Translational Medicine

Sci. Signal.  26 Jan 2016:
Vol. 9, Issue 412, pp. ec19
DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.aaf2997

Infectious Disease

Candida camera

CXCR1 as a mediator of neutrophil fungal killing and host defense against systemic fungal infection in mice and humans.

M. Swamydas, J.-L. Gao, T. J. Break, M. D. Johnson, M. Jaeger, C. A. Rodriguez, J. K. Lim, N. M. Green, A. L. Collar, B. G. Fischer, C.-C. R. Lee, J. R. Perfect, B. D. Alexander, B.-J. Kullberg, M. G. Netea, P. M. Murphy, M. S. Lionakis, CXCR1-mediated neutrophil degranulation and fungal killing promote Candida clearance and host survival. Sci. Transl. Med. 8, 322ra10 (2016). [Abstract]