•Pathogens can be targeted by autophagic machinery in a process termed selective autophagy.•In xenophagy, pathogens are ubiquitinated and delivered to LC3+ vacuoles via autophagy receptors.•In LAP, engagement of PRRs triggers recruitment of Rubicon to LAPosome for degradation.•Autophagy pathways function in the removal of pathogens, but also in the control of immune response.
Current Opinion in Immunology – Elsevier
Published: Feb 1, 2018
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