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Virulence Factors, Bordetella

A set of BACTERIAL ADHESINS and TOXINS, BIOLOGICAL produced by BORDETELLA organisms that determine the pathogenesis of BORDETELLA INFECTIONS, such as WHOOPING COUGH. They include filamentous hemagglutinin; FIMBRIAE PROTEINS; pertactin; PERTUSSIS TOXIN; ADENYLATE CYCLASE TOXIN; dermonecrotic toxin; tracheal cytotoxin; Bordetella LIPOPOLYSACCHARIDES; and tracheal colonization factor.

Year introduced: 2003 (1986)

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Tree Number(s): D23.946.123.946, D23.946.896.980

MeSH Unique ID: D010566

Entry Terms:

  • Factors, Bordetella Virulence
  • Bordetella Virulence Factors
  • Bordetella Virulence Determinant
  • Determinant, Bordetella Virulence
  • Virulence Determinant, Bordetella
  • Pertussis Agglutinins
  • Agglutinins, Pertussis
  • Lymphocytosis-Promoting Factor-Hemagglutinin
  • Factor-Hemagglutinin, Lymphocytosis-Promoting
  • Lymphocytosis Promoting Factor Hemagglutinin
  • LFP-Hemagglutinin
  • LFP Hemagglutinin
  • LP-HA
  • LP HA
  • Leukocytosis-Promoting Factor Hemagglutinin
  • Factor Hemagglutinin, Leukocytosis-Promoting
  • Hemagglutinin, Leukocytosis-Promoting Factor
  • Leukocytosis Promoting Factor Hemagglutinin
  • Agglutinogen 2, Bordetella Pertussis

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