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inflammatory perturbation

Dissecting disease tolerance in Plasmodium vivax malaria using the systemic degree of inflammatory perturbation

November 4, 2021 - 12:40 -- Open Access
Author(s): 
Vinhaes CL, Carmo TA, Queiroz ATL, Fukutani KF, Araújo-Pereira M, Arriaga MB, Lacerda MVG, Barral-Netto M, Andrade BB
Reference: 
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021 Nov 2;15(11):e0009886

Homeostatic perturbation caused by infection fosters two major defense strategies, resistance and tolerance, which promote the host's survival. Resistance relates to the ability of the host to restrict the pathogen load.

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