Cell-Cell Communication between Malaria-Infected Red Blood Cells via Exosome-like Vesicles
Neta Regev-Rudzki, Danny W Wilson, Teresa G Carvalho, Xavier Sisquella, Bradley M Coleman, Melanie Rug, Dejan Bursac, Fiona Angrisano, Michelle Gee, Andrew F Hill, Jake Baum, Alan F Cowman
Cell | CELL PRESS | Published : 2013
We thank the Red Cross Blood Service for erythrocytes and M. O'Neill, A. Maier, D. Dorin-Semblat, and C. Doerig for transgenic lines. We thank F. Fowkes for statistical advice and N. Dahan, M. Duffy, and J. Thompson for their advice in carrying out various assays. We thank the Advanced Microscopy Facility, Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute, and the Melbourne Materials Institute (MMI) for microscopy equipment. 3D-SIM was performed at the Biological Optical Microscopy Platform, University of Melbourne (http://www.microscopy.unimelb.edu.au/bomp.html). This work was supported by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia and Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support and Australian Government NHMRC IRIISS. N.R.-R. is supported by a Rothschild Fellowship and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. D.W. and N.R.-R. are supported by Early Career Fellowships from NHMRC. A.F.H. is an ARC Future Fellow and honorary NHMRC Senior Research Fellow. A.F.C. is a Howard Hughes International Scholar.