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Chemical Adhesins, Bacterial

Name Adhesins, Bacterial
Equivalent Terms Adhesin, Bacterial | Adhesins, Fimbrial | Bacterial Adhesin | Bacterial Adhesins | Fimbrial Adhesins
Definition Cell-surface components or appendages of bacteria that facilitate adhesion (BACTERIAL ADHESION) to other cells or to inanimate surfaces. Most fimbriae (FIMBRIAE, BACTERIAL) of gram-negative bacteria function as adhesins, but in many cases it is a minor subunit protein at the tip of the fimbriae that is the actual adhesin. In gram-positive bacteria, a protein or polysaccharide surface layer serves as the specific adhesin. What is sometimes called polymeric adhesin (BIOFILMS) is distinct from protein adhesin.
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MeSH® ID D018829
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Adhesins, Bacterial Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  130k-HMGD protein, Porphyromonas gingivalis
  Acm protein, Enterococcus faecium
  adhesin A, Helicobacter
  adhesin, Bacteroides
  adhesin, helicobacter
  adhesin, Lactobacillus
  adhesin, Moraxella
  adhesin, Mycoplasma genitalium
  adhesin, Mycoplasma pirum
  adhesin, Mycoplasma pneumoniae
  adhesin P50, Mycoplasma hominis
  adhesin, Pseudomonas
  adhesin, Rhizobium
  adhesin, Salmonella
  adhesin, Serratia
View node Adhesins, Escherichia coli
  adhesin, Staphylococcus aureus
  adhesin, Treponema pallidum
  AlpA protein, Helicobacter pylori
  argingipain, Porphyromonas gingivalis
  BabA protein, Helicobacter pylori
  bacterial adhesins, polysaccharide
  BCG fibronectin attachment protein, Mycobacterium bovis
  C5a peptidase
  CbpC protein, Ruminococcus albus
  CdrA protein, Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  clfB protein, Staphylococcus aureus
  Cnm protein, Streptococcus mutans
  CS15 protein, E coli
  CSEA protein, E coli
  DdpB protein, Borrelia burgdorferi
  DraE protein, E coli
  eaeA protein, E coli
  EhADH112 protein, Entamoeba histolytica
  emb protein, Abiotrophia defectiva
  F17-G adhesin protein, E coli
  F17-G protein, E coli
  FAP-A protein, Mycobacterium avium
  FbaB protein, Streptococcus pyogenes
  FedF protein, E coli
  FHA protein, Bordetella bronchiseptica
  fibronectin-attachment protein, Mycobacterium leprae
  fibronectin-binding proteins, bacterial
  filamentous hemagglutinin adhesin, Bordetella pertussis
  GafD protein, E coli
  GapA cytadhesin
  gigalin H
  glnQ protein, E coli
  gonococcal surface lectin-adhesin
  HafE protein, Haemophilus influenzae
  HagB protein, Porphyromonas gingivalis
  HfaA protein, Caulobacter crescentus
  Hia adhesin
  HMW1 protein, bacteria
  HMW2 protein, bacteria
  HorB protein, Helicobacter pylori
  HRA1 protein, E coli
  hsa protein, Streptococcus gordonii
  Hsf protein, bacteria
  HvgA protein, Streptococcus agalactiae ST-17
  IgD-binding protein MID, Moraxella catarrhalis
  invasin, Yersinia Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Klebsiella pneumoniae type 3 fimbrial adhesin
  LecA protein, bacteria
  LppS adhesin, Mycoplasma conjunctivae
  LsaA protein, Lawsonia intracellularis
  MrpH protein, Proteus mirabilis
  MSCRAMM proteins, Staphylococcus
  NadA protein, Neisseria meningitidis
  OmpU protein, Vibrio cholerae
  Orf977 Protein, Actinomyces
  outer membrane protein CD, Moraxella catarrhalis
  P30 adhesin, Mycoplasma
  p95 adhesin, Campylobacter jejuni
  P97 protein, Mycoplasma
  plaA protein, Prevotella loescheii
  PsaA protein, Streptococcus
  pvpA protein, Mycoplasma gallisepticum
  RpeA protein, E coli
  SAA protein, E coli
  SabA protein, Helicobacter pylori
  saliva-binding protein, Streptococcus sanguis 12
  salivary agglutinin receptor, Streptocococcus
  Srr-1 protein, Streptococcus agalactiae
  SspA protein, bacteria
  TleA protein, E coli
  Vaa protein, Mycoplasma hominis
  YadA protein, Yersinia
  YadB protein, Yersinia pestis
  YadC protein, Yersinia pestis
  YadK protein, E coli