ISBN 9781555814694,Virulence Mechanisms Of Bacterial Pathogens

Virulence Mechanisms Of Bacterial Pathogens



Oxford University Press

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9781555814694

ISBN-10 1555814697


Edition 4th
Number of Pages 349 Pages
Language (English)

Veterinary medicine: infectious diseases & therapeutics

A ground-breaking overview of how bacterial pathogens cause disease. Explains the wide variety of mechanisms used by bacterial pathogens and summarizes proven strategies for overcoming them. Reviews the pathogenesis of bacterial diseases and mechanisms of host-pathogen interactions for non-specialists and advanced students in the fields of bacteriology and immunology. Provides an essential source of the latest information on the mechanisms of bacterial pathogens and also serves as a textbook for graduate courses on bacterial pathogenesis. Serves as a resource for specialists in bacterial pathogenicity, such as molecular biologists, physician scientists, dental scientists, veterinarians, molecular biologists, industry researchers, and technicians