Episode 10 - Taco shock syndrome

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Turns out Staphylococcus aureus can evade the immune system by activating it.

Also, Matt's bad hair day and a link between tacos and tampons.



The paper: Staphylococcus aureus infection induces protein A–mediated immune evasion in humans

The paper Matt kept referencing: Role of Protein A in the Evasion of Host Adaptive Immune Responses by Staphylococcus aureus