Study of the in vivo role of Mce2R, the transcriptional regulator of mce2 operon in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

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Forrellad, Marina; Bianco, María; Blanco, Federico; Nuñez, Javier; Klepp, Laura; Vazquez, Cristina; Santangelo, María; Rocha, Rosana; Soria, Marcelo; Golby, Paul; Gutierrez, Maximiliano; Bigi, Fabiana;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: volume 13,issue 1,pages200-200issn: 1471-2180, eissn: 1471-2180
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-13-200, pmc: PMC3847441
  • Subject: Enfermedades Humanas | mce2R | Laboratory Experimentation | Research Article | Experimentación en Laboratorio | Proteins | Tuberculosis | Proteínas | Phagosome arresting | Mycobacterium tuberculosis | Human Diseases | Microbiology (medical)

Background: Tuberculosis is one of the leading causes of mortality throughout the world. Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the agent of human tuberculosis, has developed strategies involving proteins and other compounds called virulence factors to subvert human host defences ... View more