teichoic acid

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Insights into teichoic acid biosynthesis by Bifidobacterium bifidum PRL2010

Deletion of hypothetical wall teichoic acid ligases in Staphylococcus aureus activates the cell wall stress response

Cell wall teichoic acids: structural diversity, species specificity in the genus Nocardiopsis, and chemotaxonomic perspective

Listeria monocytogenes tyrosine phosphatases affect wall teichoic acid composition and phage resistance

Wall teichoic acid protects Staphylococcus aureus from inhibition by Congo red and other dyes

Teichoic acid is the major polysaccharide present in the Listeria monocytogenes biofilm matrix

Uptake and incorporation of choline and ethanolamine into lipoteichoic acid and teichoic acid by the choline-independent mutant JY2190 of Streptococcus pneumoniae

Syringopeptin SP25A-mediated killing of gram-positive bacteria and the role of teichoic acid d-alanylation

Lack of Wall Teichoic Acids in Staphylococcus aureus Leads to Reduced Interactions with Endothelial Cells and to Attenuated Virulence in a Rabbit Model of Endocarditis

Association of Intrastrain Phase Variation in Quantity of Capsular Polysaccharide and Teichoic Acid with the Virulence of Streptococcus pneumoniae

Staphylococcus aureus Strains Lacking d-Alanine Modifications of Teichoic Acids Are Highly Susceptible to Human Neutrophil Killing and Are Virulence Attenuated in Mice

Disruption of d-alanyl esterification of Staphylococcus aureus cell wall teichoic acid by the β-lactam resistance modifier (−)-epicatechin gallate

Alanylation of Teichoic Acids Protects Staphylococcus aureus against Toll-like Receptor 2-Dependent Host Defense in a Mouse Tissue Cage Infection Model


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Any polymer occurring in the cell wall, membrane, or capsule of Gram‐positive bacteria and containing chains of glycerol phosphate or ribitol phosphate residues. Additionally, carbohydrates are linked to glycerol or ribitol, and some –OH groups are esterified with d‐alanine.


Subjects: Chemistry.

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