- Forward targeting of Toxoplasma gondii proproteins to the micronemes involves conserved aliphatic amino acidsRajshekhar Y Gaji
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Traffic 12:840-53. 2011..Collectively, our findings suggest that discrete, aliphatic residues at the extreme N-termini of proMICs facilitate trafficking to the micronemes...
- A Novel High Throughput Invasion Screen Identifies Host Actin Regulators Required for Efficient Cell Entry by Toxoplasma gondiiRajshekhar Y Gaji
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e64693. 2013..These findings support the emerging notion that host actin dynamics are important for Toxoplasma invasion along with identifying several novel host factors that potentially participate in parasite entry...
- Cell cycle-dependent, intercellular transmission of Toxoplasma gondii is accompanied by marked changes in parasite gene expressionRajshekhar Y Gaji
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, 1150 W Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Mol Microbiol 79:192-204. 2011..This work provides new insight into how this highly successful parasite competently transits from cell to cell...