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Innate Recognition of HSV-1: A View from Within The Cornea

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Title:  Innate Recognition of HSV-1: A View from Within The Cornea
Author:  Christopher Conrady
Date:  10/08/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: HSV-1; Herpes virus; Herpetic keratitis; Immunology; Innate imune system; Interferon; Toll-like receptor
Diagnosis: Herpetic keratitis
Brief Description: This is a research presentation of the role of the innate immune system in the recognition and response to herpes simplex virus 1. An extensive discussion of the molecular basis of HSV recognition and the specific molecules involved in corneal signalling is undertaken.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17657
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