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Chlamydia trachomatis Tarp harbors distinct G and F actin binding domains that bundle actin filaments.
All species of Chlamydia undergo a unique developmental cycle that transitions between extracellular and intracellular environments and requires the capacity to invade new cells for dissemination. AExpand
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The Bis(Indolyl)Imidazole Alkaloid Nortopsentin A Exhibits Antiplasmodial Activity
ABSTRACT A library of enriched marine natural product fractions was screened for their antiplasmodial activity using a SYBR green I fluorescence-based assay. Fractions derived from a sponge of theExpand
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Chlamydia trachomatis Tarp cooperates with the Arp2/3 complex to increase the rate of actin polymerization.
Actin polymerization is required for Chlamydia trachomatis entry into nonphagocytic host cells. Host and chlamydial actin nucleators are essential for internalization of chlamydiae by eukaryoticExpand
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