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TitleDiverse conjugative elements silence natural transformation in Legionella species
Study TypeOther
Abstract Legionella pneumophila belongs to the growing list of pathogens capable of undergoing natural genetic transformation. Natural transformation results from the capture, import and integration of exogenous DNA and is a common mode of horizontal gene transfer (HGT). Natural transformation is considered .. [more]
Description Legionella pneumophila belongs to the growing list of pathogens capable of undergoing natural genetic transformation. Natural transformation results from the capture, import and integration of exogenous DNA and is a common mode of horizontal gene transfer (HGT). Natural transformation is considered .. [more]
Center NameCIRI-Inserm-U1111