- Identification and characterization of a novel fibronectin-binding protein on the surface of group A streptococciC L Rocha
Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology, The Rockefeller University, New York, New York 10021, USA
Infect Immun 67:2720-8. 1999..This study also shows that, in addition to pfbp, a second gene homologous with that of protein F1 (which also codes for a fibronectin-binding protein) is transcribed during cell growth in the same S. pyogenes strain...
- A species-specific nucleotide sequence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis encodes a protein that exhibits hemolytic activity when expressed in Escherichia coliS C Leão
Instituto de Immunología Hospital San Juan de Dios, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia
Infect Immun 63:4301-6. 1995..aeruginosa and also of the intracellular pathogen Listeria monocytogenes, it is possible that the proteins identified in this study could also play a role in sustaining tuberculosis infection in humans...