Structural biology: Mycobacterial ESX secrets revealed

Tracy Palmer (Lead / Corresponding author)

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Structural analysis of the mycobacterial ESX-5 secretion complex presents an important step towards understanding how the ESX type VII (T7) secretion systems can translocate a multitude of substrates — including virulence factors involved in pathogenesis — across the bacterial cell envelope.
Original languageEnglish
Article number17074
JournalNature Microbiology
Issue number6
Early online date25 May 2017
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2017


  • Journal article
  • Bacterial secretion
  • Bacterial structural biology
  • Cryoelectron microscopy
  • Tuberculosis


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