Date:december 01, 2013

35. Toxoplasma gondii rhoptry 16 kinase promotes host resistance to oral infection and intestinal inflammation only in the context of the dense granule protein GRA15.

35. Toxoplasma gondii rhoptry 16 Jensen KD, Hu K, Whitmarsh RJ, Hassan MA, Julien L, Lu D*, Chen L, Hunter CA, Saeij JP. Infection and Immunity. 81(6):2156-67; 2013. PDF
‘Article of significant interest’ selected by the editors, see Research Spotlight: Infection and Immunity, 81(6): 1859; 2013.

Why do certain Toxoplasma strain cause a lethal inflammatory response after oral infection?