The bovine pathogen Streptococcus uberis was assessed for biofilm growth. The transition from planktonic tobiofilm growth in strain 0140J correlated with an upregulation of several gene products that have been shownto be important for pathogenesis, including a glutamine ABC transporter (SUB1152) and a lactoferrin binding protein (gene lbp; protein SUB0145).
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Applied and Environmental Microbiology|
|Publication status||Published - 31 Jan 2011|