Pathogenesis and Clinical manifestation of Gardenerella vaginalis

Pathogenesis and Clinical manifestation of Gardenerella vaginalis

Pathogenesis of Gardenerella vaginalis A. Adherence of G. vaginalis to Host Epithelium: Initial Steps in Invasion The initial steps of establishing infection include adherence to host receptor sites, production of cytotoxic substances specific for host cells, and biofilm formation. vaginais¬† produces ¬†vaginolysin, a cholesterol-dependent cytolysin, for human cells and encodes a pore-forming toxin that binds … Read more Pathogenesis and Clinical manifestation of Gardenerella vaginalis