Septin proteins take bacterial prisoners

@article{Mascarelli2011SeptinPT,
  title={Septin proteins take bacterial prisoners},
  author={Amanda Leigh Mascarelli},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2011}
}
A cellular defence against microbial pathogens holds therapeutic potential. 
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