A Common Conserved Amino Acid Motif Module Shared by Bacterial and Intercellular Adhesins: Bacterial Adherence Mimicking Cell Cell Recognition?

Microbiology. 2001 Feb;147(Pt 2):250-252. doi: 10.1099/00221287-147-2-250.

MeSH terms

  • Adhesins, Bacterial / genetics*
  • Amino Acid Motifs
  • Amino Acid Sequence*
  • Bacterial Adhesion*
  • Cell Adhesion
  • Cell Communication
  • Conserved Sequence*
  • Haemophilus influenzae / genetics
  • Haemophilus influenzae / metabolism
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Neisseria meningitidis / genetics
  • Neisseria meningitidis / metabolism
  • Neural Cell Adhesion Molecules / genetics*

Substances

  • Adhesins, Bacterial
  • Hia adhesin
  • Hsf protein, bacteria
  • Neural Cell Adhesion Molecules