zipper mechanism invasin

Accession VIRO:0000647
DefinitionZipper mechanism invasins are transmembrane adhesins which enables cytoskeleton-mediated zippering resulting in endocytosis and vacuole formation.
Classification5 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
+ invasin [Virulence Factor]
4 ontology terms | Show
+ InvA
+ inlA
+ InlB
+ Rck

Ribet D, et al. 2015. Microbes Infect. 17(3):173-83 How bacterial pathogens colonize their hosts and invade deeper tissues. (PMID 25637951)