General Information:

Id: 2,781 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Pseudomonas aeruginosa diseases
pathogen-host system
Reference: Schweizer HP and Choi KH(2011) Pseudomonas aeruginosa aerobic fatty acid desaturase DesB is important for virulence factor production. Arch. Microbiol. 193: 227-234 [PMID: 21184216]

Interaction Information:

Comment Elastin degradation by the concerted activity of both P. aeruginosa LasB and LasA elastases is regarded as a major virulence determinant during acute infection, thus causing pulmonary hemorrhages during invasive P. aeruginosa infections. (cited information)
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 40199



increases_activity of


lung hemorrhage

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