Legionella Pneumophila Transcriptome during Intracellular Multiplication in Human Macrophages

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Legionella pneumophila is the causative agent of Legionnaires' disease, an acute pulmonary infection. L. pneumophila is able to infect and multiply in both phagocytic protozoa, such as Acanthamoeba castellanii, and mammalian professional phagocytes. The best-known L. pneumophila virulence determinant is the Icm/Dot type IVB secretion system, which is used… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2011.00060

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@inproceedings{Faucher2011LegionellaPT, title={Legionella Pneumophila Transcriptome during Intracellular Multiplication in Human Macrophages}, author={S{\'e}bastien Faucher and Catherine A. Mueller and Howard A Shuman}, booktitle={Front. Microbio.}, year={2011} }