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Re: Candida Albicans mannan and immune suppression mechanisms.
 
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Re: Candida Albicans mannan and immune suppression mechanisms.


Mannan is what is causing our immune suppression.

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Increased Levels of Candida albicans Mannan-Specific T-Cell-Derived Antigen Binding Molecules in Patients with Invasive Candidiasis
Jan Kosonen,1,* Arto Rantala,2 Colin H. Little,3 Päivi Lintu,4 Pirjo-Riitta Harjamäki,5 George M. Georgiou,6 Robert E. Cone,7 and Johannes Savolainen1
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ABSTRACT
In addition to cytokines, CD4+ T cells have been found to secrete soluble, T-cell-derived antigen binding molecules (TABMs). These antigen-specific immunoproteins are thought to have immunoregulatory properties in the suppression of cell-mediated immunity (CMI) because they often associate with interleukin-10 (IL-10) and transforming growth factor beta. Decreased CMI causes susceptibility to infections caused by organisms which are normally nonpathogenic. In this situation, e.g., Candida albicans saprophytism may develop into invasive candidiasis.
 

 
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