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Bacterial Pathogenesis,
Molecular Basis of
Melanie Filiatrault and Luciano Passador
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
1
Introduction
555
2
Concepts and Principles of Pathogenesis
555
3
What Makes a Pathogen a Pathogen?
557
4
Regulation of Virulence
559
5
The Pathogenic Cycle
561
5.1
Transmission of Pathogens to the Host and Host Susceptibility
562
5.2
Entry into the Host
562
5.3
Adherence to Host Cells
563
5.4
Evasion of the Host Immune Response
566
5.5
Invasion and Intracellular Survival
567
5.6
Dissemination
569
6
Resistance to Antimicrobials
569
7
Closing Remarks
571
Bibliography
571
Books and Reviews
571
Primary Literature
572
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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