Phenol-soluble modulins, hellhounds from the staphylococcal virulence-factor pandemoniumTsompanidou, E., Denham, E. L. & van Dijl, J. M., Jul-2013, In : Trends in Microbiology. 21, 7, p. 313-315 3 p.
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Phenol-soluble modulins are secreted peptides with multiple functions in Staphylococcus aureus pathogenesis and spreading. Recent studies by Otto and co-workers show that these hellhounds of the staphylococcal virulence-factor pandemonium are unleashed through an essential ABC transporter, which represents an exciting new target for stopping the spread of this important pathogen.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Trends in Microbiology|
|Publication status||Published - Jul-2013|
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