Journal article

Laser-mediated rupture of chlamydial inclusions triggers pathogen egress and host cell necrosis

Markus C Kerr, Guillermo A Gomez, Charles Ferguson, Maria C Tanzer, James M Murphy, Alpha S Yap, Robert G Parton, Wilhelmina M Huston, Rohan D Teasdale

Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

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


Awarded by Australian Research Council


Awarded by Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (606788, APP1105754, APP1044041, APP569542, APP1041929, APP1037320, APP1067405, 9000220), Victorian Government Operational Infrastructure Support schemes and the Australian Research Council (DP150100364). M.C.K. was supported by an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DE120102321) and M.C.T. was supported by a Victorian International Research Scholarship. We acknowledge the facilities and the scientific and technical assistance of the Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Research Facility, UQ and the Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF)/Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB) Dynamic Imaging Facility for Cancer Biology. Finally, we thank David Segal, David Huang, John Silke and Marco Herold (The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia) for reagents and helpful discussions in the preparation of this manuscript.