MediTest
29 May 2019
Author
wolves26
Title

Pyocyanin

Body

I do not know what it is but it is a new research.

 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/29610203/

Comments

D W

An interesting paper.

Pyocyanin is a virulence factor elaborated by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. It is a toxin in Pseudomonas infections, notably burns and cystic fibrosis, also chronic lung disease. It is also active against bacterial competitors.

D W - [Myalgia and hypertension (typically 155/95.) Began (2003) taking doxycycline and macrolide and later adding metronidazole. No medication now. Morning BP typically 110/75]