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Anthrax (
Bacillus anthracis
),
Molecular Biology of
Kathryn B. Garber
Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine,
Atlanta, GA, USA
1
Anthrax
309
2
The Virulence Plasmids
311
3
Molecular IdentiFcation of
B. anthracis
312
3.1
Molecular Methods to Distinguish
B. anthracis
from Other Bacteria
312
3.1.1
Post-October 2001 Research
315
3.2
How do You Tell One Strain from Another?
317
4
Regulation of Virulence
319
4.1
AtxA
319
4.2
PagR
320
4.3
AbrB
321
4.4
AcpA
322
4.5
Other Potential Virulence Factors
322
5
Regulation of Sporulation/Germination
323
6
Conclusions
323
Bibliography
324
Books and Reviews
324
Primary Literature
324
Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, 2nd Edition
. Edited by Robert A. Meyers.
Copyright
2004 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
ISBN: 3-527-30543-2
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