Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Cell Wall Deficiency in Mycobacteria: Latency and Persistence

By Nadya Markova

Submitted: March 24th 2011Reviewed: August 12th 2011Published: February 17th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30919

Downloaded: 3017

© 2012 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Nadya Markova (February 17th 2012). Cell Wall Deficiency in Mycobacteria: Latency and Persistence, Understanding Tuberculosis - Deciphering the Secret Life of the Bacilli, Pere-Joan Cardona, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30919. Available from:

chapter statistics

3017total chapter downloads

1Crossref citations

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Dormancy, Persistence and Survival in the Light of Protein Synthesis

By Ranjeet Kumar and Suparna Sanyal

Related Book

First chapter

Multi-Drug/Extensively Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (Mdr/Xdr-Tb): Renewed Global Battle Against Tuberculosis?

By Claude Kirimuhuzya

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More About Us