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Assembly of Hybrid Flagellar Filaments

Silverman, Michael and Simon, Melvin (1974) Assembly of Hybrid Flagellar Filaments. Journal of Bacteriology, 118 (2). pp. 750-752. ISSN 0021-9193. PMCID PMC246810.

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The distribution of flagellin subunits in flagellar filaments synthesized by merodiploid strains carrying two distinguishable hag loci has been examined. The filament was found to be a homogeneous co-polymer of the two subunits. This suggests that the subunits may be able to mix freely before being assembled.

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Additional Information:© 1974 American Society for Microbiology. Received for publication 7 December 1973. We thank Marcia Hilmen and Judy Bassock for their inspired technical help and the National Science Foundation for support.
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Official Citation:Assembly of Hybrid Flagellar Filaments Michael Silverman and Melvin Simon J. Bacteriol. May 1974 118:750-752
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