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Research Article

Activation and Proteolytic Activity of the Treponema pallidum Metalloprotease, Pallilysin

  • Simon Houston,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Rebecca Hof,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Lisa Honeyman,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Julia Hassler,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Caroline E. Cameron mail

    caroc@uvic.ca

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Published: July 26, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002822

About the Authors

Simon Houston, Rebecca Hof, Lisa Honeyman, Julia Hassler, Caroline E. Cameron
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Corresponding Author

Email: caroc@uvic.ca

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SH CEC. Performed the experiments: SH RH LH JH. Analyzed the data: SH LH CEC. Wrote the paper: SH CEC.