NIH scientists study salmonella swimming behavior as clues to infection

IMAGE: Salmonella bacteria (pink), a common cause of foodborne disease, invade a human epithelial cell. view more  Credit: NIAID WHAT: Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium bacteria (S. Typhimurium) commonly cause human gastroenteritis, inflammation of the lining of the intestines. The bacteria live inside the gut and can infect the epithelial cells that line its surface. Many studies […]