Zebrafish as a Novel Vertebrate Model To Dissect Enterococcal Pathogenesis

Abstract

Enterococcus faecalis is an opportunistic pathogen responsible for a wide range of life-threatening nosocomial infections, such as septicemia, peritonitis, and endocarditis. E. faecalis infections are associated with a high mortality and substantial health care costs and cause therapeutic problems due to the intrinsic resistance of this bacterium to… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00976-13

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