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Wall Teichoic Acids of Staphylococcus aureus Limit Recognition by the Drosophila Peptidoglycan Recognition Protein-SA to Promote Pathogenicity

  • Magda L. Atilano equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Magda L. Atilano, James Yates, Marcus Glittenberg

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Bacterial Cell Surfaces and Pathogenesis, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal

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  • James Yates equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Magda L. Atilano, James Yates, Marcus Glittenberg

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Bacterial Cell Surfaces and Pathogenesis, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal

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  • Marcus Glittenberg equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Magda L. Atilano, James Yates, Marcus Glittenberg

    Affiliation: Genes and Development Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Sergio R. Filipe mail,

    sfilipe@itqb.unl.pt (SF); petros.ligoxygakis@bioch.ox.ac.uk (PL)

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Bacterial Cell Surfaces and Pathogenesis, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Oeiras, Portugal

    These authors also contributed equally to this work.

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  • Petros Ligoxygakis mail

    sfilipe@itqb.unl.pt (SF); petros.ligoxygakis@bioch.ox.ac.uk (PL)

    Affiliation: Genes and Development Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

    These authors also contributed equally to this work.

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  • Published: December 01, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002421

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