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Clara Braian

Principal Research Engineer




Clara Braian, Lovisa Karlsson, Jyotirmoy Das, Maria Lerm (2023) Selected ß-glucans act as immune-training agents by improving anti-mycobacterial activity in human macrophages - a pilot study Journal of Innate Immunity, Vol. 15, p. 751-764 Continue to DOI


Clara Braian (2020) Innate immune responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: How extracellular traps and trained immunity can restrict bacterial growth.


Hasan Tukenmez, Isabel Edstrom, Sadaf Kalsum, Clara Braian, Ramesh Ummanni, Stina Berglund Fick, Charlotta Sundin, Maria Lerm, Mikael Elofsson, Christer Larsson (2019) Corticosteroids protect infected cells against mycobacterial killing in vitro Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications - BBRC, Vol. 511, p. 117-121 Continue to DOI


Parasa Venkata Ramanarao, Jagadeeswara R. Muvva, Jeronimo F. Rose, Clara Braian, Susanna Brighenti, Maria Lerm (2017) Inhibition of Tissue Matrix Metalloproteinases Interferes with Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Induced Granuloma Formation and Reduces Bacterial Load in a Human Lung Tissue Model Frontiers in Microbiology, Vol. 8, Article 2370 Continue to DOI
Sadaf Kalsum, Clara Braian, Valerie A. C. M. Koeken, Johanna Raffetseder, Margaretha Lindroth, Reinout van Crevel, Maria Lerm (2017) The Cording Phenotype of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Induces the Formation of Extracellular Traps in Human Macrophages Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, Vol. 7, Article 278 Continue to DOI