Author(s): Bonifait L, Charette SJ, Filion G, Gottschalk M, Grenier D
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Abstract The Gram-positive bacterium Streptococcus suis is a major swine pathogen worldwide that causes meningitis, septicemia, and endocarditis. In this study, we demonstrate that the amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum can be a relevant alternative system to study the virulence of S. suis.
This article was published in Appl Environ Microbiol
and referenced in Journal of Bacteriology & Parasitology