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Recent observations have shed light on some of the endogenous iron-acquisition mechanisms of members of the group. In particular, pathogens in the group use siderophores with both unique chemical structures and biological roles. This review will focus on recent discoveries in siderophore biosynthesis and biology in this group, which contains numerous human pathogens, most notably the causative agent of anthrax, .

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