Effect of oxygen-dependent antimicrobial systems on Legionella pneumophila

J. E. Lochner, R. L. Friedman, R. H. Bigley, B. H. Iglewski

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Abstract

Legionella pneumophila was susceptible to the antimicrobial action of oxygen metabolites generated by both the myeloperoxidase-H2O2-halide and the xanthine oxidase systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)487-489
Number of pages3
JournalInfection and Immunity
Volume39
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Lochner, J. E., Friedman, R. L., Bigley, R. H., & Iglewski, B. H. (1983). Effect of oxygen-dependent antimicrobial systems on Legionella pneumophila. Infection and Immunity, 39(1), 487-489.