A Surface Protein of Klebsiella Pneumoniae and Escherichia Coli That Binds Phagocytes and Inhibits Phagocytosis
We have previously described a Klebsiella pneumoniae non-fimbrial adhesin (MIAT: mannose inhibitable adhesin/T7 receptor) which works as a receptor for phage T7 and mediates unencapsulated strain adherence to epithelial cells of the oral cavity, urinary tract and intestine (5–7).
KeywordsSugar Agar Hull Glutaraldehyde Mannose
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