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Bacterial Adhesion

"Bacterial Adhesion" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Physicochemical property of fimbriated (FIMBRIAE, BACTERIAL) and non-fimbriated bacteria of attaching to cells, tissue, and nonbiological surfaces. It is a factor in bacterial colonization and pathogenicity.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bacterial Adhesion" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bacterial Adhesion" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 241 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 16 publications in 2008
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.