Salmonella taking charge

Bethany A. Weigele, Neal M. Alto

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Pathogens develop creative ways to undermine host defenses. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Bakowski et al. (2010) have unveiled a mechanism by which Salmonella evades lysosomal fusion by using a bacterial protein, SopB, that depletes the phagosomal membrane of negative charge.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)421-422
Number of pages2
JournalCell Host and Microbe
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 17 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Virology


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