Protein turnover and differentiation in Leishmania

@inproceedings{Besteiro2007ProteinTA,
  title={Protein turnover and differentiation in Leishmania},
  author={S{\'e}bastien Besteiro and Roderick A. M. Williams and Graham H. Coombs and Jeremy C Mottram},
  booktitle={International journal for parasitology},
  year={2007}
}
Leishmania occurs in several developmental forms and thus undergoes complex cell differentiation events during its life-cycle. Those are required to allow the parasite to adapt to the different environmental conditions. The sequencing of the genome of L. major has facilitated the identification of the parasite's vast arsenal of proteolytic enzymes, a few of which have already been carefully studied and found to be important for the development and virulence of the parasite. This review focuses… CONTINUE READING

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