Cryo‐EM reconstruction of Type VI secretion system baseplate and sheath distal end

Abstract

The bacterial Type VI secretion system (T6SS) assembles from three major parts: a membrane complex that spans inner and outer membranes, a baseplate, and a sheath-tube polymer. The baseplate assembles around a tip complex with associated effectors and connects to the membrane complex by TssK. The baseplate assembly initiates sheath-tube polymerization… (More)
DOI: 10.15252/embj.201797103

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