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Research Article

Virulence Regulator EspR of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Is a Nucleoid-Associated Protein

  • Benjamin Blasco,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Jeffrey M. Chen,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Ruben Hartkoorn,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Claudia Sala,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Swapna Uplekar,

    Affiliations: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Jacques Rougemont,

    Affiliations: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Florence Pojer,

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Stewart T. Cole mail

    stewart.cole@epfl.ch

    Affiliation: Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Published: March 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002621

About the Authors

Benjamin Blasco, Jeffrey M. Chen, Ruben Hartkoorn, Claudia Sala, Swapna Uplekar, Jacques Rougemont, Florence Pojer, Stewart T. Cole
Global Health Institute, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
Swapna Uplekar, Jacques Rougemont
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

Email: stewart.cole@epfl.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BB JMC RH CS FP STC. Performed the experiments: BB JMC RH CS. Analyzed the data: BB JMC RH CS SU JR FP STC. Wrote the paper: BB STC.