General Information:

Id: 2,061 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Q fever
pathogen-host system
Coxiella burnetii/mammalia
review
Reference: Shannon JG and Heinzen RA(2009) Adaptive immunity to the obligate intracellular pathogen Coxiella burnetii Immunol. Res. 43: 138-148 [PMID: 18813881]

Interaction Information:

Comment C. burnetii typically infects humans via the aerosol route and alveolar macrophages and other mononuclear phagocytes are believed to be the primary target cells of the pathogen.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 16517

process

Coxiella burnetii infection

is localized in

tissue/cell line

alveolar macrophage