Role of sortase A in the pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus-induced mastitis in mice (pages 95–103)
Fuguang Chen, Bingrun Liu, Dacheng Wang, Lin Wang, Xuming Deng, Chongwei Bi, Ying Xiong, Qianchao Wu, Yiwen Cui, Yong Zhang, Xinlan Li, Ying Wang, Bo Liu and Yongguo Cao
Version of Record online: 22 JAN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1574-6968.12354
The deficiency of sortase A affected the attachment of S. aureus to host cells. Thereby the activation of the NF-κB and MAPK signaling pathways were attenuated and decreased the susceptibility to mastitis.