Browsing by Subject "Acanthamoeba Keratitis"
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Acanthamoeba spp. Secrete a Mannose-Induced Protein that Correlates with Ability to Cause Acanthamoeba Keratitis (2004-01-14)Acanthamoeba spp. are ubiquitously distributed in the environment. The trophozoite form can infect the cornea and cause sight-threatening corneal inflammation known as Acanthamoeba keratitis. The pathogenic cascade of ...
(2006-05-15)Acanthamoeba keratitis is a blinding infection of the cornea caused by the ubiquitous, free-living amoeba, Acanthamoeba. The pathogenic cascade of Acanthamoeba keratitis is a sequential process that begins with adherence ...