Caister Academic Press

Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System

Pedro Escoll presents a new book on Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Topics include: the seven most important bacterial secretion systems; within-host envelope remodelling; subversion of macrophages; pathogen manipulation of host autophagy; mechanisms involved in sensing and restriction of bacterial replication; mechanisms of evasion by Salmonella; evasion strategies of mycobacteria; and role of Cyclic di-GMP in virulence and evasion of plant immune systems. This text is essential reading for everyone involved in bacterial pathogenesis research and an invaluable reference work for those working in fields as diverse as medicine, biotechnology, agriculture, food and industry. A recommended acquisition for all microbiology laboratories read more ...
Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System
Edited by: Pedro Escoll
Expert authors critically review selected important topics in this exciting field. A valuable resource.