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Helmut Krämer Department of Neuroscience, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
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Charles Tracy
  • Department of Neuroscience, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
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2 Protocols published
Isolation and Infection of Drosophila Primary Hemocytes
Authors:  Charles Tracy and Helmut Krämer, date: 06/05/2017, view: 845, Q&A: 0
Phagocytosis of invading pathogens and their subsequent clearance in lysosomes is important for organismal fitness. We have devised the following protocol to extract phagocytic hemocytes from wild-type and mutant Drosophila larvae and ...
Escherichia coli Infection of Drosophila
Authors:  Charles Tracy and Helmut Krämer, date: 05/05/2017, view: 825, Q&A: 0
Following septic insults, healthy insects, just like vertebrates, mount a complex immune response to contain and destroy pathogens. The failure to efficiently clear bacterial infections in immuno-compromised fly mutants leads to higher mortality ...