This Gram-negative anaerobe plays a significant role in inflammation and disease.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the characteristics of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
- Discuss P. gingivalis’ virulence factors.
- Identify the roles of the T9SS system and peptidylarginine deiminase.
This course was issued in October 2022 and expires October 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.