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Thermoregulation of Capsule Production by Streptococcus pyogenes
(Public Library of Science, 2012-05)
The capsule of Streptococcus pyogenes serves as an adhesin as well as an anti-phagocytic factor by binding to CD44 on keratinocytes of the pharyngeal mucosa and the skin, the main entry sites of the pathogen. We discovered ...