Cd14: identifying agonist and antagonists for cd14 using virtual screening
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: KOLAWOLE, Olanike (University Of Jos, Pharmaceutical chemistry, Jos, Nigeria)
The innate immune system defends the host from acute microbial infections. Important proteins in the innate immune system include CD14, TLR-4 and MD-2. They are characterised as pattern recognition receptors (PRR) because they are able to distinguish between molecules broadly shared by pathogens and host molecules. Lipopolysaccharide.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.