exoenzyme


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exoenzyme

[¦ek·sō¦wen‚zīm]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that functions outside the cell in which it was synthesized.
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A small diffusible signal molecule is responsible for the global control of virulence and exoenzyme production in the plant pathogen Erwinia carotovora.
Accumulation of Mycelium Biomass andProteolytic Exoenzymes
Schimel JP, Weintraub MN (2003) The implications of exoenzyme activity on microbial carbon and nitrogen limitation in soil: a theoretical model.
6) Other virulence factors can cause pulmonary damage by different mechanisms such as Exoenzyme S, Exotoxin A, Elastase and Phospholipases.
Exoenzyme S (ExoS) is a bifunctional protein secreted by Pseudomonas aeruginosa via the bacterial type III secretory (TTS) process.
Recently it has been shown that various other autoinducer molecules regulate the production of exoenzyme virulence determinants in Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Erwinia carotovora (Jones et al.
The exoenzymes: alkaline protease [12], elastase [13], exotoxin A, exoenzyme S and hemolysin are produced during the course of clinical infection and contribute for the development of infections in animal models [10,11,14].
albicans many virulence factors, such as germ tube formation, exoenzyme production, and phenotypic switching (10).
ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS ON A PROTEASE EXOENZYME PRODUCED BY A HALOPHILIC BACTERIUM ISOLATED FROM AN INLAND SALT SPRING.
SODIUM CHLORIDE REQUIREMENTS AND EXOENZYME PROFILES OF BACTERIA ISOLATED FROM SALINE ENVIRONMENTS.