Bacterial surface motility: slime trails, grappling hooks and nozzles

Curr Biol. 2002 Apr 16;12(8):R297-303. doi: 10.1016/s0960-9822(02)00806-0.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Bacteria / cytology
  • Bacteria / metabolism
  • Bacterial Physiological Phenomena*
  • Fimbriae Proteins
  • Fimbriae, Bacterial / chemistry
  • Fimbriae, Bacterial / physiology*
  • Intercellular Junctions / metabolism
  • Intercellular Junctions / ultrastructure
  • Locomotion*
  • Membrane Proteins / chemistry
  • Membrane Proteins / metabolism
  • Models, Molecular
  • Protein Conformation
  • Surface-Active Agents / metabolism

Substances

  • Membrane Proteins
  • Surface-Active Agents
  • Fimbriae Proteins