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Ficolin-2 Defends against Virulent Mycobacteria Tuberculosis Infection In Vivo, and Its Insufficiency Is Associated with Infection in Humans

  • Fengling Luo equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fengling Luo, Xiaoming Sun

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Xiaoming Sun equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fengling Luo, Xiaoming Sun

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Yubin Wang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Qilong Wang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Yanhong Wu,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Qin Pan,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Chao Fang,

    Affiliation: Department of Anesthesiology, Wuhan University Zhongnan Hospital, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Xiao-Lian Zhang mail

    zhangxiaolian@whu.edu.cn

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Virology, Department of Immunology, Hubei Province Key Laboratory of Allergy and Immunology, Wuhan University School of Medicine, Wuhan, P. R. China

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  • Published: September 09, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073859

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