Format

Send to

Choose Destination
Microbes Infect. 2006 Jul;8(8):2291-8. Epub 2006 May 30.

Fibronectin-binding proteins of gram-positive cocci.

Author information

1
Centre for Biomolecular Sciences, University of St Andrews, North Haugh, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9ST, UK. us6@st-andrews.ac.uk

Abstract

Cell wall-attached fibronectin-binding proteins are important multifunctional virulence factors of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. This review describes recent advances in the understanding of the function of these proteins on a molecular level and of their role in infections.

PMID:
16782385
DOI:
10.1016/j.micinf.2006.03.011
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Elsevier Science
Loading ...
Support Center