Protein and Sugar Export and Assembly in Gram-positive Bacteria

  • Fabio Bagnoli
  • Rino Rappuoli

Part of the Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology book series (CT MICROBIOLOGY, volume 404)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Mithila Rajagopal, Suzanne Walker
    Pages 1-44
  3. Irfan Prabudiansyah, Arnold J. M. Driessen
    Pages 45-67
  4. Vivianne J. Goosens, Jan Maarten van Dijl
    Pages 69-94
  5. Véronique L. Taylor, Steven M. Huszczynski, Joseph S. Lam
    Pages 95-128
  6. Sara D. Siegel, Melissa E. Reardon, Hung Ton-That
    Pages 159-175
  7. Werner Pansegrau, Fabio Bagnoli
    Pages 203-233
  8. Daria Bottai, Matthias I. Gröschel, Roland Brosch
    Pages 235-265
  9. Jozef Anné, Anastassios Economou, Kristel Bernaerts
    Pages 267-308
  10. Massimiliano Biagini, Fabio Bagnoli, Nathalie Norais
    Pages 309-337

About this book


This book focuses on the envelope of Gram-positive bacteria including its composition, the latest discoveries in the mechanisms behind its assembly, and its role in pathogenesis. Furthermore, new applications in biotechnology and vaccine development involving these bacteria are discussed in detail. This concise volume consists of eleven chapters by prominent experts in the field, which review the latest findings and current state of knowledge on a range of diverse yet interlinked aspects. This book is written for all researchers, clinicians and technicians engaged in basic or applied science projects on Gram-positive bacteria. 


Cell wall envelope Membrane translocation Protein engineering Protein secretion biotechnology Type I signal peptidases Type VII secretion systems Cell envelope

Editors and affiliations

  • Fabio Bagnoli
    • 1
  • Rino Rappuoli
    • 2
  1. 1.GSK Vaccines SienaItaly
  2. 2.GSK Vaccines SienaItaly

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