The Microbials reveal how a chemosynthetic symbiont stores energy for its marine flatworm host, and extraction of nutrients from host cells by E. coli injectisome components.
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- Bacteria store energy for gutless worms (PNAS)
- Paracatenula on TWiM #21
- E. coli extracts nutrients from host cells (Cell)
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