Definition of Aggressin

1. Noun. (biology) Any substance, produced in the body by a pathogenic bacterium, that enhances the virulence of the bacteria ¹



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Medical Definition of Aggressin

1. A term for a protein produced by a pathogenic microbe which aids its spread in the host by inhibiting the immune system of the host (specifically the response by phagocytes). (06 May 1997)

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