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Research Article

Investigation of the Genes Involved in Antigenic Switching at the vlsE Locus in Borrelia burgdorferi: An Essential Role for the RuvAB Branch Migrase

  • Ashley R. Dresser,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  • Pierre-Olivier Hardy,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  • George Chaconas mail

    chaconas@ucalgary.ca

    Affiliations: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Department of Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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  • Published: December 04, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000680

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