The bacteriophage (Mu) protein “Mom” and its role in immune evasion.

A recent study by Dr. Valakunja Nagaraja and their colleagues at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc, Bangalore), India, discovered a novel strategy by a protein called “Mom” from the bacteriophage Mu that’s crucial for the immune evasion from the restriction enzymes. Dr. Shweta Karambelkar, the lead author of the paper, is currently pursuing herContinue reading “The bacteriophage (Mu) protein “Mom” and its role in immune evasion.”