MTRAP is cleaved irrespective of both invasion and egress from the schizont. (C) treated with E-64 to prevent egress or (D) from untreated culture, co-labelled AMA1 monoclonal antibodies (green) and rM-tail (left), rM-mid (middle) or rM-tsr (right) (red in respective images). Scale bars = 1 μm.
Riglar DT, Whitehead L, Cowman AF, Rogers KL, Baum J. Localization-based imaging of malarial antigens during red cell entry reaffirms role for AMA1 but not MTRAP in invasion. J Cell Sci. 2015. [Epub ahead of print]
Other associated proteins
|PF3D7_1028700||merozoite TRAP-like protein|