Protective role of surfactant protein D in ocular staphylococcus aureus infection
- Author(s): Hawgood, Samuel
- Zhang, Z
- Abdel-Razek, O
- Wang, G
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4580580?pdf=render
© 2015 Zhang et al.Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most common pathogens causing keratitis. Surfactant protein D (SP-D) plays a critical role in host defense and innate immunity. In order to investigate the role of SP-D in ocular S. aureus infection, t