Pathogenic E.coli A Look at the Disease and What Makes it so Scary
Description: This session will provide of the mechanism by which E. coli becomes pathogenic, along with the role of toxins, adhesions and the origin & behavior of the genetic elements responsible.
Key points to be covered are:
- The overview of E. coli
- the examination of key pathogenicity islands and the role they play
- information on the occurrence and spread of E. coli and
- obtain knowledge about the potential of E. coli as an agent for Bioterrorism.