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Research Article

Differential Trypanosome Surface Coat Regulation by a CCCH Protein That Co-Associates with procyclin mRNA cis-Elements

  • Pegine Walrad,

    Affiliation: Centre for Immunology, Infection and Evolution, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, Ashworth Laboratories, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Athina Paterou,

    Affiliation: Centre for Immunology, Infection and Evolution, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, Ashworth Laboratories, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Alvaro Acosta-Serrano mail,

    a.f.acosta-serrano@liverpool.ac.uk (AAS); keith.matthews@ed.ac.uk (KRM)

    Affiliation: Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom

    Current address: Vector Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Keith R. Matthews mail

    a.f.acosta-serrano@liverpool.ac.uk (AAS); keith.matthews@ed.ac.uk (KRM)

    Affiliation: Centre for Immunology, Infection and Evolution, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, Ashworth Laboratories, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Published: February 27, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000317

About the Authors

Pegine Walrad, Athina Paterou, Keith R. Matthews
Centre for Immunology, Infection and Evolution, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, Ashworth Laboratories, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Alvaro Acosta-Serrano
Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AAS KRM. Performed the experiments: PW AP AAS. Analyzed the data: PW AP AAS KRM. Wrote the paper: PW AAS KRM.