The role of interleukin-32 against tuberculosis.

Cytokine

PubMedID: 26144292

Bai X, Dinarello CA, Chan ED. The role of interleukin-32 against tuberculosis. Cytokine. 2015;.
IL-32 is increasingly recognized to be an important host-protective molecule against tuberculosis. In this commentary, we highlight some of the potential mechanisms by which the immunomodulatory effect of IL-32 occurs against mycobacterial infections but also areas where mechanistic clarifications are needed.