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Pathogenicity Islands and Other Mobile Virulence Elements by James B. Kaper, Jorg Hacker

Pathogenicity Islands and Other Mobile Virulence Elements



Pathogenicity Islands and Other Mobile Virulence Elements by James B. Kaper, Jorg Hacker

The important book describes the molecular mechanisms of the evolution of pathogens, including Helicobacter, Vibrio cholerae, pathogenic E. coli, Staphylococci, and others. The parallel development of the evolution of virulence and drug resistance is also discussed. This title is published by the American Society of Microbiology Press and distributed by Taylor and Francis in rest of world territories.

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Publication date

17th September 1999


James B. Kaper, Jorg Hacker

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American Society for Microbiology


366 pages


Bacteriology (non-medical)
Genetics (non-medical)
Medical microbiology & virology



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