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Abstract:

The ability of Escherichia coli to kill other E. coli using protein antibiotics known as colicins has been known for many years, but the mechanisms involved poorly understood. Recent progress has been rapid, however, particularly concerning events on either side of the outer membrane (OM). Structures of colicins bound to OM receptors have been determined and we have detailed mechanistic information on how colicins subvert the periplasmic complexes of TolQRAB/Pal or TonB/ExbB/ExbD to trigger c...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Biochemistry
Journal:
Molecular microbiology
Volume:
75
Issue:
3
Pages:
529-533
Publication date:
2010-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2958
ISSN:
0950-382X
URN:
uuid:6e835a64-8f1c-4099-92c7-90cb89885bee
Source identifiers:
310206
Local pid:
pubs:310206

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