<html> <head> <META NAME="description" CONTENT="Pathogenicity. Information and ideas."> <META NAME="Keywords" CONTENT="pathogenicity,pathogenicity island,pathogenic,factors,pai,pf,pi,pa,The Gamaleya Research Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology,Infectious disease,Toxins,Adherence,Adhesin,Receptor,Ligand,Fimbriae,Pili,Superantigens,Bacterial pathogenicity, microbial pathogenicity,factors of pathogenicity,virulence,ideas,discussion,Yuri,Ezepchuk,Yurii Ezepchuk,bacteria,bacterial,infectious,virus,viral,white paper,University of Colorado,CO,co,MGU,Moscow State University,Moscow,Russia,scientist,professor"> <META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1"> <title>Pathogens Home</title> </head> <body LINK='000000' VLINK='000099' ALINK='000099'> <body bgcolor='CCDBE7'> <table width=100% height=100%> <tr valign="top" align="center"><td> <html><body bgcolor='CCDBE7'> <table width=1050 height=100% cellspacing=3 cellpadding=5> <tr valign="top"><td> <html><body bgcolor='CCDBE7'> <h1> <P ALIGN=left><img src="images/bannerleft.jpg"><img src="images/Banner1revised.jpg"></p> <P ALIGN=center><font=Times New Roman><font size=+9><font color=000000>Welcome!<br><font size=6>I encourage contributions from scientists specializing in problems associated with pathogenicity.</font></b></i></p> </h1> <tr valign="top"><td> <table width=100% height=100% cellspacing=3 cellpadding=5> <tr valign="top"><td> <table width=55 height=300 cellspacing=3 cellpadding=5> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=index.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Home</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=Pathos1.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Definitions</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=Pathos5.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Introduction</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=Pathos3.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>"Pathogenicity Islands"</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=Pathos2.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Ecological Aspect</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15><a href=Biography.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Biography</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15><a href=Books.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Books</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15><a href=Interests.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Interests</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15><a href=Contact.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b>Contact</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15 body><a href=indexRu.html><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b> CAA:89</b></font></a></td></tr> <tr> <td height=15><Font=Times New Roman><font size=5><b></b></font></td></tr> </td></table> <td> <table width=800 height=100% cellspacing=3 cellpadding=5> <tr valign="top"><td> <P align=center><img src= "images/Collage1a.jpg" border=3 border color='330066'></p> <P align=center><font=Times New Roman><font size=4><br>Monuments to the victims of plague and smallpox.<br><br><font size=3><i>Collage public use images courtesy of:<br>(clockwise from upper left)<br>"Politikaner", Bill Coughlin, Virginia Travis, Virginia Travis, Connie Nisinger, Virginia Travis<br></i><br>________________________________________<br><br><font size=+1><b>Ideas on the problems of pathogenicity.<br>________________________________________</b></font></p> <br> <P align=center><font=Times New Roman><font size='+2'><b><nobr>Yurii Ezepchuk, PhD<br> Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.<br> <br><a href=mailto:ezepchuk@usa.net>ezepchuk@usa.net</a> <br><br>________________________________________</b></font></p> <P align=center><font=Times New Roman><font size=3>Also contributing:<br><br> Konstantin Bogatyrev, Lance Alred, Olga Kuznetsova<br><br>________________________________________</p> <p align=center><br><a href=mailto:dmagee1@hotmail.com><img src=images/DMWDLogo1a1a.gif border=3></a></p> </td></table> </td> </table> </tr> </table> </tr></td> </html> </table> </tr></td> </html> </body> </html>