Pseudomonas aeruginosa colonization in cystic fibrosis: Impact on neutrophil functions and cytokine secretion capacity.

Aslanhan U., Cakir E. , Pur Ozyigit L., Kucuksezer U. C. , Gelmez Y. M. , Yuksel M., ...More

Pediatric pulmonology, vol.56, no.1, pp.1504-1513, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ppul.25294
  • Title of Journal : Pediatric pulmonology
  • Page Numbers: pp.1504-1513
  • Keywords: CAP&#8208, 18, cystic fibrosis, cytokines, neutrophils


Background Chronic colonization with Pseudomonas (P.) aeruginosa worsens the prognosis of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. This study aims to analyze the functional properties of neutrophils in CF patients with P. aeruginosa colonization.