Cataracts and NrCAM

  title={Cataracts and NrCAM},
  author={Alan W. Dove},
  journal={The Journal of Cell Biology},
  pages={11 - 11}
he intracellular parasite Toxoplasma gondii hides out in a specialized compartment surrounded by the parasitophorous vacuole membrane (PVM). The PVM associates with host cell organelles, possibly as a way of scavenging lipids from the host cell. On page 95, Sinai and Joiner describe a protein that mediates this association. The new work illuminates a poorly… CONTINUE READING