The application of NMR techniques to bacterial adhesins.

  • Frank Shewmaker
  • Published 2011 in Advances in experimental medicine and biology

Abstract

Extracellular adhesins frequently compose large, highly-ordered structural assemblies that project away from the bacterial surface. These assemblies, known as pili or fimbriae, are rod-like polymeric structures that in some cases can extend up to several micrometers from the cell surface. Because these adhesin structures are critical to bacterial… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-0940-9_15

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