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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 482096, 19 pages
Bacterial Plasminogen Receptors Utilize Host Plasminogen System for Effective Invasion and Dissemination
1W. M. Keck Center for Transgene Research, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
2Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
Received 5 April 2012; Revised 24 July 2012; Accepted 13 August 2012
Academic Editor: David M. Waisman
Copyright © 2012 Sarbani Bhattacharya et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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