Role of surface charge heterogeneity in Enterococcus faecalis adhesion and biofilm formation

Annet van Merode

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Enterococcus faecalis is a commensal bacterium found in the gut of most animal species. It is also a leading cause of nosocomial infections in humans and has the abllity to adhere to the surface of biomaterials and form biofilms on them. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
  • Busscher, Henk, Supervisor
  • van der Mei, Henny, Supervisor
Award date20-Sep-2006
Place of PublicationGroningen
Print ISBNs9036727162
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Enterococcen
  • Biofilms
  • medische microbiologie

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