Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the fimbriae

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a fimbria.
  • Of or pertaining to the fimbriæ of the brain.

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Examples

  • Type 1 fimbrial adhesion was also involved in bacterial adherence to endometrial cells because addition of an inhibitor of fimbrial adhesion

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  • To identify bacterial genes that may be important for establishing PID, bacteria were examined for 17 virulence genes associated with adhesion, invasion and virulence in DEC and ExPEC isolated from PID and unaffected animals lacked the virulence genes for K99 fimbrial subunit,

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  • Mann EL, Cohen MS, Ofek I, Sharon N, et al. (2005) The distinct binding specificities exhibited by enterobacterial type 1 fimbriae are determined by their fimbrial shafts.

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  • E. coli CS31A fimbrial subunit precursor (Genbank M59905), heat-stable toxin, STa Shiga-like toxin types 1 and 2, stx1 and stx2, cytotoxic necrotizing factors 1 and 2 (cnf1 and cnf2), and intimin-γ (eae),.

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  • Adhesion of F18-fimbriated bacteria to the small intestine of susceptible pigs is mediated by the minor fimbrial subunit FedF.

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  • This case may provide evidence suggesting fimbrial intraepithelial adenocarcinoma is one cause of PSC.

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  • The various secretion systems in EIB202 may be also involved in the transmembrane transduction of fimbrial or non-fimbrial adhesins/invasions/haemagglutinins to enrich the surface structures of the bacterium.

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  • Results of serotype-specific antibody responses suggest that Fim2 strains could express Fim3 during infection, showing a difference in fimbrial expression between in vivo and in vitro.

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  • [46] for K99 fimbrial subunit (Genbank accession number FJ864678), E. coli fimbrial adhesin subunit F1845 (Genbank M27725),

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  • E. coli fimbrial adhesin subunit F1845, E. coli CS31A fimbrial subunit precursor, heat-stable toxin (

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