Chapter 3. H. pylori Infection – The Route from Inflammation to Cancer

  1. Professor Philippe Sansonetti
  1. Tsutomu Chiba,
  2. Hiroyuki Marusawa,
  3. Hiroshi Seno and
  4. Norihiko Watanabe

Published Online: 25 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629664.ch3

Bacterial Virulence: Basic Principles, Models and Global Approaches

Bacterial Virulence: Basic Principles, Models and Global Approaches

How to Cite

Chiba, T., Marusawa, H., Seno, H. and Watanabe, N. (2010) H. pylori Infection – The Route from Inflammation to Cancer, in Bacterial Virulence: Basic Principles, Models and Global Approaches (ed P. Sansonetti), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629664.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Institut Pasteur Unite de Pathogénie Microbienne Moléculaire, INSERM U786, Institut Pasteur, 28, rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris, Cedex 15, France

Author Information

  1. Kyoto University, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kwahara-cho 54, Shogoin, Sakyo, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 17 FEB 2010

Book Series:

  1. Infection Biology

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323265

Online ISBN: 9783527629664

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Keywords:

  • H. pylori infection;
  • inflammation;
  • gastric carcinogenesis;
  • CagA;
  • gene mutations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pathways leading to H. pylori-induced Gastric Carcinogenesis

  • References