Journal article

Acylation-dependent and-independent membrane targeting and distinct functions of small myristoylated proteins (SMPs) in Leishmania major

Dedreia Tull, Joanne Heng, Paul R Gooley, Thomas Naderer, Malcolm J McConville

International Journal for Parasitology | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2012


Funding Acknowledgements

We are indebted to Dr. Timothy Spurck (deceased) for expert assistance with the live cell imaging. We thank Drs. Emanuela Handman (Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Melbourne, Australia) and Thomas Ilg (Intervet Innovation, GmbH, Schwabenheim, Germany) for generously providing GIPL2, PSA-2 and PMM antibodies and Prof Stephen Beverley (School of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, USA) for the pX-plasmids. This work was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Australia. M.J.M. is a NHMRC Principal Research Fellow.