Microbiology and Infectious Disease

Microbiology and Infectious Disease

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    Tribbles1 is host protective during in vivo mycobacterial infection

    Ffion R Hammond, Amy Lewis ... Philip M Elks
    The pseudokinase Tribbles1 is expressed in human monocytes after mycobacterial challenge and can be manipulated to be host protective against mycobacterial infection, due to control of innate immune cell function, in a zebrafish tuberculosis model.
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    Divergent downstream biosynthetic pathways are supported by L-cysteine synthases of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

    Mehak Zahoor Khan, Deborah M. Hunt ... Vinay Kumar Nandicoori
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    Bacteria Are a Major Determinant of Orsay Virus Transmission and Infection in Caenorhabditis elegans

    Brian G. Vassallo, Noémie Scheidel ... Dennis H. Kim
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    Widespread Horizontal Gene Transfer Among Animal Viruses

    Christopher B. Buck, Nicole Welch ... Gabriel J. Starrett

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    Wendy S Garrett
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, United States
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    University of Michigan, United States
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    University of Geneva, Switzerland
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