TLR2 Mediates Recognition of Live Staphylococcus epidermidis and Clearance of Bacteremia
Tobias Strunk, Melanie R Power Coombs, Andrew J Currie, Peter Richmond, Douglas T Golenbock, Liat Stoler-Barak, Leighanne C Gallington, Michael Otto, David Burgner, Ofer Levy
PLoS One | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2010
Awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Awarded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Financial support: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health RO1 AI067353-01A1 (O. L.); Princess Margaret Hospital, Women's and Infants' Research Foundation Western Australia, Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Medical Research Foundation, U. Western Australia, Rebecca Cooper Medical Research Foundation, Channel7 Telethon, European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases and the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia (T. S., A. C., P. R., and D. B.); Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, U.S. National Institutes of Health (M. O.). T. S. was supported by a Research Fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (STR1022/1-1) and an International Postgraduate Research Scholarship of the University of Western Australia. Support was also provided by fellowships from the Harvard Club of Australia (O. L.), Canadian Institutes of Health Research (M. C.) and the Children's Health Research Foundation of Western Australia (A. J. C.). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.