Virulence

The degree of pathogenicity within a group or species of microorganisms or viruses as indicated by case fatality rates and/or the ability of the… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Candida albicans is a ubiquitous commensal of the mammalian microbiome and the most prevalent fungal pathogen of humans. A cell… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Type III secretion systems (T3SSs) are protein transport nanomachines that are found in Gram-negative bacterial pathogens and… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen affecting immunocompromised patients. It is known as the leading cause of… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Many plant-associated microbes are pathogens that impair plant growth and reproduction. Plants respond to infection using a two… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Pathogenic Escherichia coli cause over 160 million cases of dysentery and one million deaths per year, whereas non-pathogenic E… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Candida albicans is the most common fungal pathogen of humans and has developed an extensive repertoire of putative virulence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND A new type of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), designated community-acquired MRSA, is becoming… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In 1997, an H5N1 influenza A virus was transmitted from birds to humans in Hong Kong, killing 6 of the 18 people infected. When… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Candidiasis is a common infection of the skin, oral cavity and esophagus, gastrointestinal tract, vagina and vascular system of… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Several evolutionary processes influence virulence, the amount of damage a parasite causes to its host. For example, parasites… (More)
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