Molecular pathogenesis of Klebsiella pneumoniae.


Typical Klebsiella pneumoniae is an opportunistic pathogen, which mostly affects those with weakened immune systems and tends to cause nosocomial infections. A subset of hypervirulent K. pneumoniae serotypes with elevated production of capsule polysaccharide can affect previously healthy persons and cause life-threatening community-acquired infections, such… (More)
DOI: 10.2217/fmb.14.48



Citations per Year

344 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 344 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.