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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 797508, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/797508
Research Article

Analysis of the Virulence of an Atypical Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli Strain In Vitro and In Vivo and the Influence of Type Three Secretion System

1Departamento de Microbiologia, Imunologia e Parasitologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Rua Botucatu 862, 3rd floor, Vila Clementino, 04023-062 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Cirurgia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Rua Pedro de Toledo 781, 9th floor, Vila Clementino, 04039-032 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Departamento de Ornitopatologia, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade de São Paulo, Avenida Prof. Dr. Orlando Marques de Paiva 87, Cidade Universitária, 05508-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
4Departamento de Microbiologia e Imunologia, Instituto de Biociências, UNESP, Distrito de Rubião Junior s/n, Botucatu, 18618-970 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
5Fleury Medicina e Saúde, Avenida General Valdomiro de Lima 508, 04344-903 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
6Centro de Microscopia Eletrônica, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Rua Botucatu 862, 1 st floor, 04023-062 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 7 February 2014; Accepted 5 April 2014; Published 28 April 2014

Academic Editor: Chensong Wan

Copyright © 2014 Suely C. F. Sampaio et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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