Journal of Immunology and ImmunopathologyYear : 2004, Volume : 6, Issue : supp1
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In vitro cytokine response to tuberculosis
Prabha C1, Khadar K.S.A.2, Das S.D.1,*
1Tuberculosis Research Centre, Chetpet, Chennai-600 031, India.
2Madras Medical College, Chennai-600 003, India.
*E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, <mailto: E-mail: email@example.com>
The outcome of any infectious disease is mainly dependent upon the interplay of the cytokines. These cytokines are grouped into two: Type 1and Type 2 cytokines secreted by Th1 and Th2 cells that contribute to the pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory responses respectively.