Affiliation: University of Patras
- An extracellular Staphylococcus epidermidis polysaccharide: relation to Polysaccharide Intercellular Adhesin and its implication in phagocytosisAnastasia I Spiliopoulou
Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
BMC Microbiol 12:76. 2012..Here we provide experimental evidence that 20-kDaPS and PIA represent distinct molecules and that 20-kDaPS is implicated in endocytosis of S. epidermidis bacterial cells by human monocyte-derived macrophages...