Capsule loss by Haemophilus influenzae type b results in enhanced adherence to and entry into human cells

J Infect Dis. 1992 Jun;165 Suppl 1:S117-8. doi: 10.1093/infdis/165-supplement_1-s117.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Bacterial Adhesion*
  • Bacterial Capsules / genetics
  • Bacterial Capsules / physiology
  • Fimbriae, Bacterial / physiology
  • Haemophilus Infections / microbiology*
  • Haemophilus influenzae / genetics
  • Haemophilus influenzae / pathogenicity*
  • Haemophilus influenzae / physiology
  • Haemophilus influenzae / ultrastructure
  • Humans
  • Microscopy, Electron
  • Mutation
  • Nasopharynx / microbiology*