Hypothetical model of isolimonic action on EHEC. The isolimonic acid seems to modulate the AI-3/Epinephrine mediated signaling in QseBC and QseA dependent manner. Broken arrow indicate unknown mode of interaction of AI-3 with qseA. Wavy arrows indicate interaction of isolimonic acid with qseBC and qseA is unknown.
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