Bacterial Adhesins and the Role of Sialic Acid in Bacterial Adhesion

Med Sci Monit. 2003 Mar;9(3):RA76-82.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adhesins, Bacterial / physiology*
  • Bacterial Adhesion / physiology*
  • Bacterial Infections / etiology
  • Bacterial Infections / microbiology
  • Bacterial Infections / prevention & control
  • Bacterial Vaccines / isolation & purification
  • Gram-Negative Bacteria / immunology
  • Gram-Negative Bacteria / pathogenicity
  • Gram-Negative Bacteria / physiology
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria / immunology
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria / pathogenicity
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria / physiology
  • Humans
  • N-Acetylneuraminic Acid / physiology*
  • Receptors, Immunologic / immunology
  • Receptors, Immunologic / physiology

Substances

  • Adhesins, Bacterial
  • Bacterial Vaccines
  • Receptors, Immunologic
  • bacterial adhesin receptor
  • N-Acetylneuraminic Acid