Peptides complementary to the active loop of porin P2 from Haemophilus influenzae modulate its activity

Abstract

Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is one of the leading causes of invasive bacterial infection in young children. It is characterized by inflammation that is mainly mediated by cytokines and chemokines. One of the most abundant components of the Hib outer membrane is the P2 porin, which has been shown to induce the release of several inflammatory… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/IJN.S30467

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