Analysis of Glycosidases Activity in Chlamydia Trachomatis L2 Serotype.

Analysis of Glycosidases Activity in Chlamydia Trachomatis L2 Serotype.

Abstract: Chlamydiae are prokaryotic, gram negative, intracellular parasites, causing a number of human diseases with serious sequelae. The exact mechanism of chlamydial attachment and entry into the host cell is still unclear. Chlamydia trachomatis, [SA.sub.2]F (L2) was tested for the activity of glycosidases. Glycosidases are involved in the synthesis and breakdown of cell-wall polysaccharides, and […]