Siderophore production by Salmonella typhi.

  title={Siderophore production by Salmonella typhi.},
  author={Ahmed I Ismail},
  journal={Biochemical and biophysical research communications},
  volume={150 1},
  • Ahmed I Ismail
  • Published 1988 in
    Biochemical and biophysical research…
This study was initiated to determine the mechanism of iron-uptake in Salmonella typhi. When stressed for iron, microorganisms produce siderophores to obtain the necessary nutrient. Generally two types of siderophores exist: the phenolate-type predominantly produced by bacteria and the hydroxamate-type commonly secreted by fungi. Results of this… CONTINUE READING