The role of bacterial polysaccharide capsules as virulence factors

Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 1990;150:65-85. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-74694-9_4.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Antigens, Bacterial / physiology
  • Bacterial Capsules
  • Bacterial Vaccines / physiology*
  • Haemophilus Vaccines*
  • Haemophilus influenzae / pathogenicity
  • Humans
  • Meningitis, Haemophilus / etiology
  • Polysaccharides, Bacterial / physiology*
  • Virulence / physiology

Substances

  • Antigens, Bacterial
  • Bacterial Vaccines
  • Haemophilus Vaccines
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b polysaccharide vaccine
  • Polysaccharides, Bacterial