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Systematic Genetic Nomenclature for Type VII Secretion Systems

  • Wilbert Bitter mail,

    w.bitter@vumc.nl (WB); roland.brosch@pasteur.fr (RB)

    Affiliation: VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Edith N. G. Houben,

    Affiliation: VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Daria Bottai,

    Affiliation: Dipartimento di Patologia Sperimentale, Biotecnologie Mediche, Infettivologia ed Epidemiologia, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

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  • Priscille Brodin,

    Affiliation: Inserm Avenir Group, Institut Pasteur Korea, Seoul, Korea

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  • Eric J. Brown,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Genentech Inc., San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Jeffery S. Cox,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Keith Derbyshire,

    Affiliation: Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, United States of America

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  • Sarah M. Fortune,

    Affiliation: Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Lian-Yong Gao,

    Affiliation: Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Jun Liu,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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  • Nicolaas C. Gey van Pittius,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

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  • Alexander S. Pym,

    Affiliation: Unit for Clinical and Biomedical TB Research, South African MRC, Durban, South Africa

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  • Eric J. Rubin,

    Affiliation: Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • David R. Sherman,

    Affiliation: Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Stewart T. Cole,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Roland Brosch mail

    w.bitter@vumc.nl (WB); roland.brosch@pasteur.fr (RB)

    Affiliation: Institut Pasteur, Integrated Mycobacterial Pathogenomics, Paris, France

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  • Published: October 30, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000507

About the Authors

Wilbert Bitter, Edith N. G. Houben
VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Daria Bottai
Dipartimento di Patologia Sperimentale, Biotecnologie Mediche, Infettivologia ed Epidemiologia, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Priscille Brodin
Inserm Avenir Group, Institut Pasteur Korea, Seoul, Korea
Eric J. Brown
Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Genentech Inc., San Francisco, California, United States of America
Jeffery S. Cox
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Keith Derbyshire
Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, United States of America
Sarah M. Fortune, Eric J. Rubin
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Lian-Yong Gao
Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
Jun Liu
Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nicolaas C. Gey van Pittius
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Alexander S. Pym
Unit for Clinical and Biomedical TB Research, South African MRC, Durban, South Africa
David R. Sherman
Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Stewart T. Cole
Global Health Institute, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
Roland Brosch
Institut Pasteur, Integrated Mycobacterial Pathogenomics, Paris, France

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.