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Research Article

Additive Function of Vibrio vulnificus MARTXVv and VvhA Cytolysins Promotes Rapid Growth and Epithelial Tissue Necrosis During Intestinal Infection

  • Hee-Gon Jeong,
  • Karla J. F. Satchell mail

    k-satchell@northwestern.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology-Immunology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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  • Published: March 22, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002581

About the Authors

Karla J. F. Satchell
Department of Microbiology-Immunology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: k-satchell@northwestern.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HGJ KJFS. Performed the experiments: HGJ. Analyzed the data: HGJ KJFS. Wrote the paper: HGJ KJFS.