pyoverdin


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pyoverdin

(pī-ō-vĕr′dĭn)
An iron-binding molecule, produced by Pseudomonas species, that competes with transferrin for host iron. It contributes to the virulence of Pseudomonas infections.
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Induction of systemic resistance of tobacco to tobacco necrosis virus by the root-colonizing Pseudomonas fluorescens strain CHA0: Influence of the gacA gene and of pyoverdin production.
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The potent siderophore, pyoverdin, for example, can inhibit the growth of bacteria and fungi that present less potent siderophores in iron-depleted media in vitro (Kloepper et al.