General Information:

Id: 2,123 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Pseudomonas aeruginosa diseases
pathogen-host system
Pseudomonas aeruginosa/mammalia
review
Reference: Sadikot RT et al.(2005) Pathogen-host interactions in Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 171: 1209-1223 [PMID: 15695491]

Interaction Information:

Comment The activation of the quorum-sensing cascade promotes the formation of biofilms, structured communities that coat mucosal surfaces and invasive devices. The formation of biofilms makes conditions more favorable for bacterial persistence in the lungs.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 17557

process

P. aeruginosa infection

increases_activity of