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

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

PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY, vol.56, no.6, pp.1504-1513, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ppul.25294
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1504-1513
  • Keywords: CAP&#8208, 18, cystic fibrosis, cytokines, neutrophils
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


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.