General Information:

Id: 3,697 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Q fever
pathogen-host system
Coxiella burnetii/mammalia
review
Reference: Minnick MF and Raghavan R(2012) Developmental biology of Coxiella burnetii Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. 984: 231-248 [PMID: 22711635]

Interaction Information:

Comment The small, dormant cell morphotype, (the small-cell variant or SCV) is the major infectious stage encountered by eukaryotic hosts.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 35701

organism

Coxiella burnetii, SCV

increases_activity of

process

Coxiella burnetii infection

Comment Although it is thought that SCVs are the primary infectious stage of C. burnetii it has been described that both SCVs and LCVs of Coxiella are infectious.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 35844

organism

Coxiella burnetii, LCV

increases_activity of

process

Coxiella burnetii infection