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Carbohydrate Conjugates to Explore Bacterial Adhesion : from Amadori Rearrangement...

Pathogenic Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria are responsible for a number of infectious diseases, such as neonatal meningitis, urinary tract infections, and gastroenteritis. Initiated by adhesion of bacteria to the surface of human cells, type 1 fimbriated E. coli utilize a mannose-specific lectin,...