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Bacterial Bushwacking Through a Microtubule Jungle

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Science  10 Nov 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5801, pp. 931-932
DOI: 10.1126/science.1135742

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Summary

The cellular cytoskeleton represents an obstacle to the movement of bacteria inside an infected cell. Certain bacteria have developed virulence factors to remove or sabotage it.