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Cellular Entry of Ebola Virus Involves Uptake by a Macropinocytosis-Like Mechanism and Subsequent Trafficking through Early and Late Endosomes

  • Mohammad F. Saeed,

    Affiliations: Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Galveston National Laboratory, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Institute of Human Infection and Immunity, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Andrey A. Kolokoltsov,

    Affiliations: Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Galveston National Laboratory, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Institute of Human Infection and Immunity, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Thomas Albrecht,

    Affiliation: Department SK, Building 37, NASA, Houston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Robert A. Davey mail

    radavey@utmb.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Galveston National Laboratory, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America, Institute of Human Infection and Immunity, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Published: September 16, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1001110

About the Authors

Mohammad F. Saeed, Andrey A. Kolokoltsov, Robert A. Davey
Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America
Mohammad F. Saeed, Andrey A. Kolokoltsov, Robert A. Davey
Galveston National Laboratory, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America
Mohammad F. Saeed, Andrey A. Kolokoltsov, Robert A. Davey
Institute of Human Infection and Immunity, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America
Thomas Albrecht
Department SK, Building 37, NASA, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: radavey@utmb.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MFS AAK RAD. Performed the experiments: MFS AAK TA. Analyzed the data: MFS AAK RAD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TA RAD. Wrote the paper: MFS RAD.