Iron acquisition mechanisms of the Burkholderia cepacia complex

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The Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) is comprised of at least 10 closely related species of Gram-negative proteobacteria that are associated with infections in certain groups of immunocompromised individuals, particularly those with cystic fibrosis. Infections in humans tend to occur in the lungs, which present an iron-restricted environment to a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10534-007-9100-0

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@article{Thomas2006IronAM, title={Iron acquisition mechanisms of the Burkholderia cepacia complex}, author={Mark Thomas}, journal={BioMetals}, year={2006}, volume={20}, pages={431-452} }