Gene Symbol: BC0666
Description: immune inhibitor A precursor
Species: Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579

Top Publications

  1. Fedhila S, Nel P, Lereclus D. The InhA2 metalloprotease of Bacillus thuringiensis strain 407 is required for pathogenicity in insects infected via the oral route. J Bacteriol. 2002;184:3296-304 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that the B. thuringiensis InhA2 zinc metalloprotease has a vital role in virulence when the host is infected via the oral route...
  2. Guillemet E, Cadot C, Tran S, Guinebreti re M, Lereclus D, Ramarao N. The InhA metalloproteases of Bacillus cereus contribute concomitantly to virulence. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:286-94 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these results show that the InhA metalloproteases of B. cereus are important virulence factors that may allow the bacteria to counteract the host immune system...