Journal article

Effective assembly of fimbriae in Escherichia coli depends on the translocation assembly module nanomachine

Christopher Stubenrauch, Matthew J Belousoff, Iain D Hay, Hsin-Hui Shen, James Lillington, Kellie L Tuck, Kate M Peters, Phan Minh-Duy, Alvin W Lo, Mark A Schembri, Richard A Strugnell, Gabriel Waksman, Trevor Lithgow

Nature Microbiology | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by NHMRC Program Grant

Awarded by NHMRC Project grant

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank R. Goode and O. Kleinfeld for proteomic analysis and R. Bamert, R. Dunstan, R. Grinter and E. Heinz for comments on the manuscript. The authors also thank S. Hultgren for providing strain UTI89-P<INF>tet</INF>-fim. This work was supported by an NHMRC Program Grant (606788, to T.L. and R.A.S.) and an NHMRC Project grant (APP1042651, to M.A.S.). T.L. is an ARC Australian Laureate Fellow, MA. S. is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, H.H.S. is an ARC Super Science Fellow, M.J.B. is an NHMRC Biomedical Fellow, and I.D.H. is an ARC Laureate Postdoctoral Fellow.