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:
>Anyone have any refs or background info on bacterial type-3 secretion 
>systems as virulence factors?

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


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