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Virulence Factors Of Uropathogenic Proteus Mirabilis - A Mini Review

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Cristiani Baldo, Sergio Paulo Dejato Rocha



Index Terms: Proteus mirabilis, virulence factors, uropathogenesis.



Abstract: Proteus mirabilis is a common causative agent of the urinary tract. This microorganism expresses several virulence factors. In uropathogenesis processes P. mirabilis can expresses adhesins, flagella, toxins, enzymes, quorum sensing and immune evasion factors. This review describes some aspects of virulence factors of uropathogenic P. mirabilis.



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