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Curr Biol. 1996 Aug 1;6(8):927-30.

Delivering the payload. Bacterial pathogenesis.

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Department of Developmental Biology, Beckman Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-5427, USA.

Abstract

A specialized protein secretion pathway is used by some Gram-negative bacterial pathogens for delivery of virulence factors directly into mammalian host cells. This pathway is parallel to, and probably evolved from, a system used for construction of the bacterial flagellum.

PMID:
8805313
DOI:
10.1016/s0960-9822(02)00628-0
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