CovR regulates Streptococcus mutans susceptibility to complement immunity and survival in blood

CovR regulates Streptococcus mutans susceptibility to complement immunity and survival in blood

Lívia A. Alves, Ryota Nomura, Flávia S. Mariano, Erika N. Harth-Chu, Rafael N. Stipp, Kazuhiko Nakano, Renata O. Mattos-Graner

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Streptococcus mutans (SM), a major pathogen of dental caries, may promote systemic infections after accessing the bloodstream from oral niches. In this study, we investigate pathways of complement immunity against SM, and show that the orphan regulator CovRSm modulates susceptibility to complement...

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CovR regulates Streptococcus mutans susceptibility to complement immunity and survival in blood

Lívia A. Alves, Ryota Nomura, Flávia S. Mariano, Erika N. Harth-Chu, Rafael N. Stipp, Kazuhiko Nakano, Renata O. Mattos-Graner


										

CovR regulates Streptococcus mutans susceptibility to complement immunity and survival in blood

Lívia A. Alves, Ryota Nomura, Flávia S. Mariano, Erika N. Harth-Chu, Rafael N. Stipp, Kazuhiko Nakano, Renata O. Mattos-Graner

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    Infection and Immunity

    Vol. 84, no. 11 (Nov., 2016), p. 3206-3219