trigger mechanism invasin

Accession VIRO:0000648
DefinitionTrigger mechanism invasins are secreted effector proteins that enable bacteria to cross the cell wall via membrane ruffling, resulting in vacuole formation.
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+ invasin [Virulence Factor]
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Ribet D, et al. 2015. Microbes Infect. 17(3):173-83 How bacterial pathogens colonize their hosts and invade deeper tissues. (PMID 25637951)