A Yeast Genetic Screen to Identify Host Cell Pathways Targeted by Legionella pneumophila.

Chen, Emy.
2015

Abstract: Legionella pneumophila is a Gram-negative, facultative, intracellular bacterium and causative agent of Legionnaires' disease, which presents as an atypical pneumonia and flu-like symptoms, such as cough, fever and chills. Disease is caused by inhalation or aspiration of aerosolized bacterium from a fresh water source which is then taken up by alveolar macrophages. Inside its host cell, L... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Genetics.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010810
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