Journal article

A general protein O-glycosylation system within the Burkholderia cepacia complex is involved in motility and virulence

Karen V Lithgow, Nichollas E Scott, Jeremy A Iwashkiw, Euan LS Thomson, Leonard J Foster, Mario F Feldman, Jonathan J Dennis

Molecular Microbiology | WILEY | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)


Awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Canada


Awarded by NSERC


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank Erin M. Dockery and Fatima Kamal of the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, and Sucharita Dutta and Julian Saba of Thermo Fisher Scientific for excellent technical assistance. The authors also thank Corey Wenzel and Brent Weber for editorial critique. All authors have no conflicts of interest to declare pertaining to pertinent commercial or other relationships. N.E.S. is supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) Overseas (Biomedical) Fellow (APP1037373). M. F. F. is supported as a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) New Investigator. This work was supported by grants to M. F. F. from the Alberta Glycomics Centre and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). J.J.D. kindly acknowledges financial support in the form of operating grants from Cystic Fibrosis Canada (SFR1219) and NSERC (RES0001291).