In this paper the crystal structures of MakA, MakB and MakE are characterized. They are proteins that are secreted via the bacterial flagellum. Together they form a tripartite toxin that lyses erythrocytes and is cytotoxic to cultured human cells. The work was lead by group Karina Persson.
https://www.biostruct.umu.se/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Fig2a_allthree-scale.jpg 2303 4961 Elisabeth Sauer-Eriksson https://www.biostruct.umu.se/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/integrated_structural_biology_logo-1.png Elisabeth Sauer-Eriksson2021-12-09 15:12:352021-12-09 15:13:57New publication in PNAS describing the tripartite cytotoxin MakABE from V. cholerae