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Pestoides F, a Yersinia pestis Strain Lacking Plasminogen Activator, is Virulent by the Aerosol Route

  • Patricia L. Worsham
  • Chad Roy
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 529)

Keywords

Plasminogen Activator Plating Efficiency Yersinia Pestis Aerosol Route Aerosol Virulence 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Patricia L. Worsham
    • 1
  • Chad Roy
    • 1
  1. 1.United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious DiseasesFort DetrickUSA

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