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- noun A
siderophoreproduced by the bacterium E. coli
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The iro genes and aerobactin-encoding systems play a role in persistence and generation of lesions by APEC strain χ7122 in chickens and they function in concert to increase bacterial acquisition of iron within internal organs
In vivo expression of genes encoded by the ColV plasmid, including Tsh, aerobactin, and the Iro system, has been confirmed by using SCOTS
Williams PH, Bindereif A, Neilands JB (1981) ColV plasmid-specific aerobactin synthesis by invasive strains of
Valvano, M.A.; Viswanatha, T.: Construction and bio - chemical characterization of recombinant cytoplasmic forms of IucD protein (lysine: N6 - hydroxylase) encoded by the pColV-K30 aerobactin gene cluster.