Putrescine-dependent re-localization of TvCP39, a cysteine proteinase involved in Trichomonas vaginalis cytotoxicity.

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Carvajal-Gamez, Bertha Isabel; Quintas-Granados, Laura Itzel; Arroyo, Rossana; Vázquez-Carrillo, Laura Isabel; Ramón-Luing, Lucero De los Angeles; Carrillo-Tapia, Eduardo; Alvarez-Sánchez, María Elizbeth;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 9, issue 9 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4175073, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107293
  • Subject: Molecular Biology | Electrophoretic Blotting | Research Article | Biology and life sciences | RNA | Proteases | Enzymes | Medicine | Cysteine Proteases | Western Blot | Enzymology | Q | R | RNA stability | Molecular Probe Techniques | Proteins | Molecular Biology Techniques | Biochemistry | Science | Parasitology

Polyamines are involved in the regulation of some Trichomonas vaginalis virulence factors such as the transcript, proteolytic activity, and cytotoxicity of TvCP65, a cysteine proteinase (CP) involved in the trichomonal cytotoxicity. In this work, we reported the putresc... View more
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