Human MAIT cells sense the metabolic state of enteric bacteria -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Human MAIT cells sense the metabolic state of enteric bacteria

05/18/2018

Image: Clusters of MAIT cells in human blood and colon biopsies; Copyright: Department of Biomedicine, Tobias Rutishauser; Copyright: University of Basel

Clusters of MAIT cells in human blood and colon biopsies, resulting from high-dimensional bioinformatics analysis. Subpopulations of these defense cells group into colored 'continents' according to the markers expressed by the cells.