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Bacterial glycoproteins

Associated Centre/s:  Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences

Associated Research:  Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

We have recently discovered that the proteases of P. gingivalis are variably glycosylated. The research is to characterise the synthetic pathway by which this is achieved, and to determine the role of these modifications in host-parasite interactions.


Professor Mike Curtis
+44 20 7882 2258

Barts & TheLondon School of Medicine & Dentistry
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London E1 2AD

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