A master of its sulfate

S J Williams, G J Davies

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Abstract

The key step in the biosynthesis of a sulfated glycolipid in the disease-causing bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis is revealed by the discovery of the sulfotransferase that installs the sulfate moiety.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)686-687
Number of pages2
JournalNature Structural & Molecular Biology
Volume11
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2004

Keywords

  • MYCOBACTERIUM-TUBERCULOSIS
  • SULFOTRANSFERASE
  • VIRULENCE
  • MMPL8

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