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Analyzing Caspase-1 Activation During Legionella pneumophila Infection in Macrophages.
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PMID:  23150415     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Caspase-1 is a critical factor in the innate immune response to Legionella pneumophila. The development of methods for analyzing caspase-1 activation pathways and downstream caspase-1-associated activities has helped in understanding the regulation of this protease and the signaling components involved. Here we outline methods for directly detecting active caspase-1, measuring caspase-1 activities and analyzing components involved in the regulation of caspase-1 during L. pneumophila infection in macrophages.
Christopher L Case; Craig R Roy
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Title:  Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)     Volume:  954     ISSN:  1940-6029     ISO Abbreviation:  Methods Mol. Biol.     Publication Date:  2013  
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Created Date:  2012-11-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9214969     Medline TA:  Methods Mol Biol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  479-491     Citation Subset:  -    
Section of Microbial Pathogenesis, Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.
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