Tb927.3.4300

Summary

Gene Symbol: Tb927.3.4300
Description: 73 kDa paraflagellar rod protein
Alias: Tb03.26J7.530
Species: Trypanosoma brucei TREU927

Top Publications

  1. pmc The major component of the paraflagellar rod of Trypanosoma brucei is a helical protein that is encoded by two identical, tandemly linked genes
    K Schlaeppi
    Institut fur Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cell Biol 109:1695-709. 1989
  2. ncbi The major components of the paraflagellar rod of Trypanosoma brucei are two similar, but distinct proteins which are encoded by two different gene loci
    J Deflorin
    Institute for General Microbiology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    J Biol Chem 269:28745-51. 1994
  3. ncbi Paraflagellar rod is vital for trypanosome motility
    P Bastin
    Nature 391:548. 1998
  4. pmc Biology and mechanism of trypanosome cell motility
    Kent L Hill
    Department of Microbiology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 2:200-8. 2003

Research Grants

Scientific Experts

  • KENT HILL
  • P Bastin
  • J Deflorin
  • T Sherwin
  • K Gull
  • T Seebeck
  • M Rudolf
  • K Schlaeppi

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc The major component of the paraflagellar rod of Trypanosoma brucei is a helical protein that is encoded by two identical, tandemly linked genes
    K Schlaeppi
    Institut fur Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cell Biol 109:1695-709. 1989
    ..The PFR protein is coded for by two tandemly linked genes of identical nucleotide sequence. Both genes are transcribed into stable mRNAs of very similar length that carry the mini-exon sequence at their 5' termini...
  2. ncbi The major components of the paraflagellar rod of Trypanosoma brucei are two similar, but distinct proteins which are encoded by two different gene loci
    J Deflorin
    Institute for General Microbiology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    J Biol Chem 269:28745-51. 1994
    ..This unusual organization leads to the generation of mRNAs which contain identical coding sequences but different 5'- and 3'-noncoding regions...
  3. ncbi Paraflagellar rod is vital for trypanosome motility
    P Bastin
    Nature 391:548. 1998
  4. pmc Biology and mechanism of trypanosome cell motility
    Kent L Hill
    Department of Microbiology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Eukaryot Cell 2:200-8. 2003

Research Grants2

  1. A NOVEL MICROTUBULE-ASSOCIATED PROTEIN IN TRYPANOSOMES
    KENT HILL; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  2. Biochemical and Functional Analysis of Trypanin
    KENT HILL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Therefore, in addition to addressing fundamental questions in cell biology, this research directly impacts efforts to understand and treat infectious diseases and genetic diseases in humans. ..