invasin [Virulence Factor]

Accession VIRO:0000020
DefinitionInvasins disrupt the host membrane and stimulate endocytosis.
Classification3 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)3 ontology terms | Show
+ participates_in invasion
+ virulence factor
+ participates_in colonization
5 ontology terms | Show

Foster TJ, et al. 2014. Nat. Rev. Microbiol. 12(1):49-62 Adhesion, invasion and evasion: the many functions of the surface proteins of Staphylococcus aureus. (PMID 24336184)