Vitamin B12 transporter is key to understanding TB pathogen

Apr 23, 2013 No Comments by

A paper published recently in Open Biology, has pinpointed a particular protein as the transporter of vitamin B12 in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacterium which causes tuberculosis.   RSSAf Fellow Professor Val Mizrahi and RSSAf Member Dr Digby Warner of the IIDMM (UCT’s Institute for Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine ) were the Principal Investigator and Team Leader .

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In the laboratory, Prof Valerie Mizrahi (right) with Drs Digby Warner (middle) and Krishnamoorthy Gopinath, postdoctoral research fellow.

For the full article from UCT’s Monday Paper

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