Host species-specific damage to oviduct mucosa by Neisseria gonorrhoeae lipopolysaccharide

C. R. Gregg, A. P. Johnson, D. Taylor-Robinson, M. A. Melly, Z. A. McGee

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Abstract

The selective toxicity of gonococcal lipopolysaccharide for the mucosa human fallopian tubes, which is demonstrated in these studies, may be responsible in part of the specificity of naturally occurring gonococcal infections for humans.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1056-1058
Number of pages3
JournalInfection and Immunity
Volume34
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1981

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Gregg, C. R., Johnson, A. P., Taylor-Robinson, D., Melly, M. A., & McGee, Z. A. (1981). Host species-specific damage to oviduct mucosa by Neisseria gonorrhoeae lipopolysaccharide. Infection and Immunity, 34(3), 1056-1058.