Virulence factors of S. pyogenes
Bacteriology

Streptococcus pyogenes Virulence Factors

Last updated on May 30th, 2021Streptococcus pyogenes is the leading cause of uncomplicated bacterial pharyngitis and tonsillitis commonly referred to as strep throat. Acute diseases associated with Streptococcus pyogenes occur chiefly in the respiratory tract (sinusitis, otitis), bloodstream (sepsis, endocarditis, meningitis), or theskin (impetigo, […]