type 3 secretion systems in bacteria

Tom Dougherty Doughert at synapse.bms.com
Wed Jan 17 12:33:28 EST 1996


In article <1996Jan11.162140.3526 at alw.nih.gov>, EM8P at NIH.GOV (Edward McSweegan, PhD) says:
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>Anyone have any refs or background info on bacterial type-3 secretion 
>systems as virulence factors?
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>Thannks.

A good starting place is the brief review in Trends in Microbiology
vol.1, #5 (August 1995).  The title is "Conservation of Secretion Pathways
for pathogenicity....."  It reviews the various secertion systems 
found in bacteria, with emphasis on type III.  This should get you
started.
		Tom

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