PF3D7_1314200 telomerase reverse transcriptase

PfTERT is not detectable at telomeres. Indirect-IF of PfTERT (green) combined with FISH of Rep20 (red), a sub-telomeric repetitive motif. DNA was stained with DAPI (blue). Both cells are blood stage trophozoites.

Figueiredo LM, Rocha EP, Mancio-Silva L, Prevost C, Hernandez-Verdun D, Scherf A. The unusually large Plasmodium telomerase reverse-transcriptase localizes in a discrete compartment associated with the nucleolus. Nucleic Acids Res. 2005 33:1111-22. By permission of Oxford University Press.

Other associated proteins

PFID Formal Annotation
Rep20 Rep20