TITLE

pyoverdin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1830
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pyoverdin" is presented. It refers to an iron-binding molecule, produced by pseudomonas species, that competes with transferrin for host iron. It contributes to the virulence of pseudomonas infections.
ACCESSION #
21243112

 

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