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C-Terminal Mutants of Apolipoprotein L-I Efficiently Kill Both Trypanosoma brucei brucei and Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense

  • Laurence Lecordier,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Benoit Vanhollebeke,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Philippe Poelvoorde,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Patricia Tebabi,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Françoise Paturiaux-Hanocq,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Fabienne Andris,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Animal Physiology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Laurence Lins,

    Affiliation: Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire Numérique, Université de Gembloux, Gembloux, Belgium

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  • Etienne Pays mail

    epays@ulb.ac.be

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Published: December 04, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000685

About the Authors

Laurence Lecordier, Benoit Vanhollebeke, Philippe Poelvoorde, Patricia Tebabi, Françoise Paturiaux-Hanocq, Etienne Pays
Laboratory of Molecular Parasitology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium
Fabienne Andris
Laboratory of Animal Physiology, IBMM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium
Laurence Lins
Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire Numérique, Université de Gembloux, Gembloux, Belgium

Corresponding Author

Email: epays@ulb.ac.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays. Performed the experiments: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, P. Poelvoorde, P. Tebabi, F. Paturiaux-Hanocq, F. Andris, L. Lins. Analyzed the data: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: F. Paturiaux-Hanocq. Wrote the paper: L. Lecordier, B. Vanhollebeke, E. Pays.