Ximena Fernández Barriga

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  • Alfredo G Torres, Miguel Blanco, +9 authors Jorge Blanco
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 2009
Lpf (stands for long polar fimbriae) is one of the few adhesive factors of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 associated with colonization of the intestine. E. coli O157:H7 strains possess two lpf loci encoding highly regulated fimbrial structures. Database analysis of the genes encoding the major fimbrial subunits demonstrated that they are present(More)
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