The phagosomal nutrient transporter (Pht) family.


Phagosomal transporters (Phts), required for intracellular growth of Legionella pneumophila, comprise a novel family of multispanning alpha-helical proteins within the major facilitator superfamily (MFS). The members of this family derive exclusively from bacteria. Multiple paralogues are present in a restricted group of Alpha- and Gammaproteobacteria, but… (More)
DOI: 10.1099/mic.0.2007/010611-0


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@article{Chen2008ThePN, title={The phagosomal nutrient transporter (Pht) family.}, author={Derek E. Chen and Sheila Podell and John-Demian Sauer and Michele S. Swanson and Milton H. Saier}, journal={Microbiology}, year={2008}, volume={154 Pt 1}, pages={42-53} }