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Vibrio cholerae Sheds Its Coat to Make Itself Comfortable in the Gut.

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Summary of "Vibrio cholerae Sheds Its Coat to Make Itself Comfortable in the Gut."

Invertebrates molt, furry mammals shed, and human skin exfoliates. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Zingl et al. describe a virulence mechanism in which the bacterial pathogen Vibrio cholerae jettisons outer membrane proteins and lipids in vesicles as it enters the mammalian intestine.

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Name: Cell host & microbe
ISSN: 1934-6069
Pages: 161-163

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