In vivo expression of the virulence-associated fructosyltransferase gene (ftf) of Streptococcus mutans has been examined. S. mutans ftf expression is affected by both the specific carbohydrate consumed and the age of the host animal.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Infection and immunity|
|State||Published - Jun 18 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases