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Impact of the Yersinia pseudotuberculosis -Derived Mitogen (YPM) on the Murine Immune System

  • Christophe Carnoy
  • Caroline Loiez
  • Christelle Faveeuw
  • Corinne Grangette
  • Pierre Desreumaux
  • Michel Simonet
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 529)

Keywords

Wild Type Strain Kawasaki Disease Reactive Arthritis Coronary Artery Aneurysm Kawasaki Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christophe Carnoy
    • 1
    • 2
  • Caroline Loiez
    • 3
  • Christelle Faveeuw
    • 4
  • Corinne Grangette
    • 5
  • Pierre Desreumaux
    • 6
  • Michel Simonet
    • 1
  1. 1.Inserm E9919LilleFrance
  2. 2.Faculté de Pharmacie de LilleCHRU de LilleLilleFrance
  3. 3.Lab. BactériologieCHRU de LilleLilleFrance
  4. 4.Inserm U547LilleFrance
  5. 5.Lab. des EcosystèmesInstitut Pasteur de LilleLilleFrance
  6. 6.Inserm E0114LilleFrance

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