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Protection of Sinorhizobium against Host Cysteine-Rich Antimicrobial Peptides Is Critical for Symbiosis

  • Andreas F. Haag equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Andreas F. Haag, Mikhail Baloban

    Affiliation: School of Medicine & Dentistry, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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  • Mikhail Baloban equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Andreas F. Haag, Mikhail Baloban

    Affiliation: Institut des Sciences du Végétal, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Gif-sur-Yvette, France

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  • Monica Sani,

    Affiliations: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche–Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare C.N.R.-I.C.R.M., Milano, Italy, KemoTech s.r.l., Pula, Italy

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  • Bernhard Kerscher,

    Affiliation: School of Medicine & Dentistry, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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  • Olivier Pierre,

    Affiliation: Interactions Biotiques et Santé Végétale, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de Nice–Sophia Antipolis, Sophia-Antipolis, France

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  • Attila Farkas,

    Affiliation: Institute for Plant Genomics, Human Biotechnology and Bioenergy, Bay Zoltan Foundation for Applied Research, Szeged, Hungary

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  • Renato Longhi,

    Affiliation: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche–Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare C.N.R.-I.C.R.M., Milano, Italy

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  • Eric Boncompagni,

    Affiliation: Interactions Biotiques et Santé Végétale, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de Nice–Sophia Antipolis, Sophia-Antipolis, France

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  • Didier Hérouart,

    Affiliation: Interactions Biotiques et Santé Végétale, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de Nice–Sophia Antipolis, Sophia-Antipolis, France

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  • Sergio Dall’Angelo,

    Affiliation: School of Medical Sciences, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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  • Eva Kondorosi,

    Affiliations: Institut des Sciences du Végétal, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, Biological Research Centre, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, Hungary

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  • Matteo Zanda,

    Affiliations: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche–Istituto di Chimica del Riconoscimento Molecolare C.N.R.-I.C.R.M., Milano, Italy, School of Medical Sciences, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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  • Peter Mergaert mail,

    Peter.Mergaert@isv.cnrs-gif.fr (PM); g.ferguson@abdn.ac.uk (GPF)

    Affiliation: Institut des Sciences du Végétal, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Gif-sur-Yvette, France

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  • Gail P. Ferguson mail

    Peter.Mergaert@isv.cnrs-gif.fr (PM); g.ferguson@abdn.ac.uk (GPF)

    Affiliation: School of Medicine & Dentistry, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

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  • Published: October 04, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001169

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