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Mechanistic Insights into a Novel Exporter-Importer System of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Unravel Its Role in Trafficking of Iron

  • Aisha Farhana,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad, India

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  • Sandeep Kumar,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad, India

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  • Shailendra S. Rathore,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

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  • Prahlad C. Ghosh,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

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  • Nasreen Z. Ehtesham,

    Affiliation: Molecular Biology Unit, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, India

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  • Anil K. Tyagi,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

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  • Seyed E. Hasnain mail

    seh@uohyd.ernet.in

    Affiliations: Department of Biochemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India, Institute of Life Sciences, Hyderabad University Campus, Hyderabad, India, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur, Bangalore, India

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  • Published: May 07, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002087

About the Authors

Aisha Farhana, Sandeep Kumar
Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad, India
Shailendra S. Rathore, Prahlad C. Ghosh, Anil K. Tyagi
Department of Biochemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India
Nasreen Z. Ehtesham
Molecular Biology Unit, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, India
Seyed E. Hasnain
Department of Biochemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India
Seyed E. Hasnain
Institute of Life Sciences, Hyderabad University Campus, Hyderabad, India
Seyed E. Hasnain
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur, Bangalore, India

Corresponding Author

Email: seh@uohyd.ernet.in

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AF SH. Performed the experiments: AF SK SR. Analyzed the data: AF SH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AT PG NE. Wrote the paper: AF SH.