General Information:

Id: 3,220 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Pseudomonas aeruginosa diseases
pathogen-host system
Pseudomonas aeruginosa/mammalia
P. aeruginosa strain PAO1 and PA14 and clinical isolates
Reference: Borlee BR et al.(2010) Pseudomonas aeruginosa uses a cyclic-di-GMP-regulated adhesin to reinforce the biofilm extracellular matrix Mol. Microbiol. 75: 827-842 [PMID: 20088866]

Interaction Information:

Comment Rugose small colony variants (RSCVs) of P. aeruginosa emerge from laboratory grown biofilms and chronic CF airway infections. RSCVs are characterized by hyper-biofilm formation and increased antimicrobial resistance compared with the wild-type ancestral strains from which they are derived.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 29737


P. aeruginosa infection, chronic

increases_quantity of


small colony variants, SCVs