Eukaryotic Secretion Systems, collaboration with the Chang lab
Read this new paper in Nature Communications revealing the remarkably complex structure of the rhoptry secretion system. Great collaboration with our friends in the Chang lab who are true masters of cryo-electron tomography. Mageswaran et al., In situ ultrastructures of two evolutionarily distant apicomplexan rhoptry secretion systems. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-021-25309-9
New paper on Cryptosporidium invasion and pathogenesis
The parasite Cryptosporidium, a leading global cause of diarrheal diseases in children, injects host cells with a cocktail of proteins. Using powerful video microscopy, Amandine Guerin tracked the process in real time. New study published in Cell Host and Microbe read the paper and the news release.