InlL from Listeria monocytogenes Is Involved in Biofilm Formation and Adhesion to Mucin

@inproceedings{Popowska2017InlLFL,
  title={InlL from Listeria monocytogenes Is Involved in Biofilm Formation and Adhesion to Mucin},
  author={Magdalena Popowska and Agata Krawczyk-Balska and Rafał Ostrowski and Micka{\"e}l Desvaux},
  booktitle={Front. Microbiol.},
  year={2017}
}
The bacterial etiological agent of listeriosis, Listeria monocytogenes, is an opportunistic intracellular foodborne pathogen. The infection cycle of L. monocytogenes is well-characterized and involves several key virulence factors, including internalins A and B. While 35 genes encoding internalins have been identified in L. monocytogenes, less than half of… CONTINUE READING