spreading factor

Accession VIRO:0000392
DefinitionSpreading factors allow the pathogen to spread to cells and degrade connective components of tissue matrices. These invasins can also be thought of as spreading factors that allow the bacteria to move throughout the host.
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+ invasin [Virulence Factor]
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