Type III Secretion System of Aeromonas salmonicida Undermining the Host's Immune Response

Abstract

Aeromonas salmonicida subsp. salmonicida is an important pathogen in salmonid aquaculture and is responsible for furunculosis, a common infectious disease in salmon, trout and char. The type-three secretion system (T3SS) is considered as the major virulence attribute of A. salmonicida. It is used by the bacterium to secrete and translocate a large number of… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2016.00130

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