Adhesion of Staphylococcus aureus to collagen is not a major virulence determinant for septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, or endocarditis

J Infect Dis. 1999 Jan;179(1):291-3. doi: 10.1086/314576.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adhesins, Bacterial / genetics
  • Arthritis, Infectious / etiology
  • Bacterial Adhesion
  • Bacterial Proteins / genetics
  • Collagen
  • Endocarditis, Bacterial / etiology
  • Humans
  • In Vitro Techniques
  • Osteomyelitis / etiology
  • Staphylococcal Infections / etiology*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / genetics
  • Staphylococcus aureus / pathogenicity*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / physiology
  • Virulence / genetics
  • Virulence / physiology

Substances

  • Adhesins, Bacterial
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • adhesin, Staphylococcus aureus
  • Collagen