2020
DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.90388
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Mohammed El-Mowafy, Abdelaziz Elgaml, Mona Shaaban

Abstract: The spread of multidrug-resistant pathogens together with the development of fatal cases of infectious microorganisms is on the rise. Therefore, there must be new approaches for combating pathogenic microorganisms, either by overcoming antibiotic resistance or via inhibiting their virulence factors. Several virulence factors extremely increase the antimicrobial resistance of various species of pathogens; as a result, the screening of antivirulence agents has gained more and more attention recently. In this asp…

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