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Research Article

Biogenesis of the Trypanosome Endo-Exocytotic Organelle Is Cytoskeleton Mediated

  • Mélanie Bonhivers,

    Affiliation: Microbiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire et Pathogénicité (MCMP), UMR-CNRS 5234, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, Cedex France

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  • Sophie Nowacki,

    Affiliation: Microbiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire et Pathogénicité (MCMP), UMR-CNRS 5234, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, Cedex France

    ¤ Current address: Groupe ESC Toulouse, Toulouse Cedex 7, France

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  • Nicolas Landrein,

    Affiliation: Microbiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire et Pathogénicité (MCMP), UMR-CNRS 5234, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, Cedex France

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  • Derrick R Robinson mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: Drobinso@u-bordeaux2.fr

    Affiliation: Microbiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire et Pathogénicité (MCMP), UMR-CNRS 5234, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, Cedex France

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  • Published: May 06, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060105

About the Authors

Mélanie Bonhivers, Sophie Nowacki, Nicolas Landrein, Derrick R Robinson
Microbiologie Cellulaire et Moléculaire et Pathogénicité (MCMP), UMR-CNRS 5234, University Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, Cedex France

Corresponding Author

Email: Drobinso@u-bordeaux2.fr

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MB identified and cloned the BILBO1 gene. MB performed the bioinformatics work. MB and SN made the different BILBO1 cell lines. MB, SN, and DRR performed the immunofluorescence studies. MB and NL performed the western blotting studies. DRR performed the electron microscopy studies. MB and DRR wrote the manuscript.