Analysis of Protein Palmitoylation Reveals a Pervasive Role in Plasmodium Development and Pathogenesis
Cell Host & Microbe, 08/17/2012
Jones ML et al. – Plasmodium falciparum uses palmitoylation in diverse ways, stably modifying some proteins while dynamically palmitoylating others. Palmitoylation therefore plays a central role in regulating P. falciparum blood stage development.