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Jagadeesh BAYRY published an Editorial in Cell Host and Microbe

From "Immunology and therapeutic immuno-intervention"; Directors: S. Lacroix-Desmazes, S. Kaveri


Tackling Difficult Staphylococcus aureus Infections:
Antibodies Show the Way.

Bo Shopsin, Srini V. Kaveri, Jagadeesh Bayry


The recent spread of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has brought increasing concerns of heightened disease severity and persistence following invasive disease. In line with the need for new treatment paradigms, two recent reports have shown that antibody-based therapies can restrict acute S. aureus infection and persistence and improve pathological symptoms.

IVIG; Immunoglobulin; Panton-Valentine leukocidin; Thiomab; antibiotic; intravenous immunoglobulin; necrotizing pneumonia; phagocytes; rifalogue; α-hemolysin


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Cell Host Microbe. 2016 Nov 9;20(5):555-557. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2016.10.018.


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