Shigella

Known as: shigellas 
A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that ferments sugar without gas production. Its organisms are intestinal… (More)
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1941-2018
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Survival of Shigella within the host is strictly dependent on the ability of the pathogen to acquire essential nutrients, such as… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Shigella spp. are some of the key pathogens responsible for the global burden of diarrhoeal disease. These facultative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Autophagy is an important mechanism of innate immune defense. We have recently shown that autophagy components are recruited with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Shigella rapidly kills myeloid cells via a caspase-1 inflammasome-dependent cell death mechanism. However, despite a critical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Shigella use a special mechanism to invade epithelial cells called 'the trigger mechanism of entry', which allows epithelial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The degradation of undesirable cellular components or organelles, including invading microbes, by autophagy is crucial for cell… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Escherichia coli, including the closely related genus Shigella, is a highly diverse species in terms of genome structure… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We investigated the supramolecular structure of the SHIGELLA: type III secretion machinery including its major components. Our… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Shigella proteins that are targeted to host cells by a type III secretion apparatus are essential for reorganization of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A glycolipid that specifically binds shigella toxin was isolated from both HeLa cells and rabbit jejunal mucosa and identified as… (More)
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