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Outer membrane lipoprotein e (P4) of Haemophilus influenzae is a novel phosphomonoesterase.
Haemophilus influenzae exists as a commensal of the upper respiratory tract of humans but also causes infections of contiguous structures. We describe the identification, localization, purification,Expand
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Carbohydrate sulfation effects on growth of Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a key player in the pathology and morbidity of cystic fibrosis. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which results from the most common and severe mutations in thisExpand
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An opinion survey of reported benefits from the use of stereolithographic models.
PURPOSE The aim of the study was to determine the possible benefits from 3-dimensional epoxy stereolithographic (SL) models produced from computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)Expand
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Acylation of the Lipooligosaccharide of Haemophilus influenzae and Colonization: an htrB Mutation Diminishes the Colonization of Human Airway Epithelial Cells
ABSTRACT Haemophilus influenzae is a commensal and opportunistic pathogen of the human airways. A number of surface molecules contribute to colonization of the airways by H. influenzae, such asExpand
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Characterization of a Unique Class C Acid Phosphatase from Clostridium perfringens
ABSTRACT Clostridium perfringens is a gram-positive anaerobe and a pathogen of medical importance. The detection of acid phosphatase activity is a powerful diagnostic indicator of the presence of C.Expand
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Disulfated oligosaccharides derived from tracheobronchial mucous glycoproteins of a patient suffering from cystic fibrosis.
Twenty novel disulfated oligosaccharides were purified in nanomolar quantities from tracheo-bronchial mucous glycoproteins from a patient with cystic fibrosis via cleavage by alkaline borohydrideExpand
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Hydrolysis of sialic acids and O-acetylated sialic acids with propionic acid.
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Gas-liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry of hydroxy fatty acids as their methyl esters tert.-butyldimethylsilyl ethers.
tert.-Butyldimethylsilyl ethers of secondary hydroxy fatty acid methyl esters (tBDMS-O-FAMEs) produce stable derivatives amenable to gas-liquid chromatography (GLC) and mass spectrometry (MS).Expand
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Stabilization of the acyclic tautomer in reducing carbohydrates.
Since the advent of carbohydrate chemistry, it has been established that numerous reactions leading to chemical transformations at the carbonyl/anomeric group, such as oxidation, reduction,Expand
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Structural Elucidation by Fast Atom Bombardment Mass Spectrometry of Multisulfated Oligosaccharides Isolated from Human Respiratory Mucous Glycoproteins
Abstract Underivatized mono- and multisulfated oligosaccharides obtained by the alkalineborohydride treatment of human respiratory mucous glycoproteins were analyzed by positive ion fast atomExpand
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