Impact of Type III Secretion Effectors and of Phenoxyacetamide Inhibitors of Type III Secretion on Abscess Formation in a Mouse Model of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infection.
- Bryan J Berube,
- Katherine Murphy,
- Matthew C Torhan,
- Nicholas O Bowlin,
- John D Williams,
- Terry L Bowlin,
- Donald T Moir,
- Alan R Hauser
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017 Aug 14. Epub 2017 Aug 14.
Departments of Microbiology/Immunology and Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a leading cause of intra-abdominal infections, wound infections, and community-acquired folliculitis, each of which may involve macro- or micro-abscess formation. The rising incidence of multi-drug resistance among P. aeruginosa isolates has increased both the economic burden and the morbidity and mortality associated with P. Read More