Coxiella burnetii: Recent Advances and New Perspectives in Research of the Q Fever Bacterium

ISBN: 978-94-007-4314-4 (Print) 978-94-007-4315-1 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-11

    History and Prospects of Coxiella burnetii Research

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    Pages 13-38

    Phylogenetic Diversity, Virulence and Comparative Genomics

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    Pages 39-63

    Defense Mechanisms Against Oxidative Stress in Coxiella burnetii: Adaptation to a Unique Intracellular Niche

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    Pages 65-90

    Lipopolysaccharide of Coxiella burnetii

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    Pages 91-104

    Components of Protective Immunity

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    Pages 105-130

    Proteome of Coxiella burnetii

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    Pages 131-140

    Coxiella Subversion of Intracellular Host Signaling

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    Pages 141-169

    The Coxiella burnetii Parasitophorous Vacuole

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    Pages 171-197

    Coxiella burnetii Secretion Systems

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    Pages 199-213

    Role of Lipids in Coxiella burnetii Infection

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    Pages 215-229

    Axenic Growth of Coxiella burnetii

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    Pages 231-248

    Developmental Biology of Coxiella burnetii

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    Pages 249-271

    Genetic Manipulation of Coxiella burnetii

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    Pages 273-286

    Role of Innate and Adaptive Immunity in the Control of Q Fever

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    Pages 287-298

    Immune Response and Coxiella burnetii Invasion

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    Pages 299-328

    Antigenic Analysis for Vaccines and Diagnostics

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    Pages 329-364

    Epidemic Q Fever in Humans in the Netherlands

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    Pages 365-379

    Coxiella-like Endosymbionts

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    Pages 381-396

    Molecular Typing of Coxiella burnetii (Q Fever)

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 397-406