Illuminating the roles of the Borrelia burgdorferi adhesins.

TitleIlluminating the roles of the Borrelia burgdorferi adhesins.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsCoburn, J, Leong, J, Chaconas, G
JournalTrends in Microbiology
Volume21
Start Page372
Issue8
Date Published07/2013
Keywordsadhesins, bacteria, biology, borrelia, variation
Abstract

Recent application of state-of-the-art in vivo imaging technologies is illuminating mechanisms of interaction of B. burgdorferi with the host and the importance of multiple adhesins during mammalian infection.

URLhttp://www.cell.com/trends/microbiology/abstract/S0966-842X(13)00114-5
DOI10.1016/j.tim.2013.06.005