The Heit lab, along with our collaborator, the Heinrichs lab, have published our first collaborative paper on the intracellular survival of the pathogen Staphylococcus aureus in macrophages. The pre-print is now available on Pubmed and from Cellular Microbiology.
Flannagan RS1, Heit B*, Heinrichs DE*. Intracellular replication of Staphylococcus aureus in mature phagolysosomes in macrophages precedes host cell death, and bacterial escape and dissemination. Cell Microbiol. 2015 Sep 26. doi: 10.1111/cmi.12527.