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Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. The plague-causing bacterium Yersinia pestis injects toxic proteins into its hosts' cells. One of these interferes with the host's secretion of a protective factor by adding acetyl groups to a signaling kinase, blocking its activation.

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      molecular syringe,type III secretion system,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722025941380T,MAPK pathways,NSDL,Yersinia pestis,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,evasion of host immune system,Yersinia outer proteins (Yops),virulence factors,kinases,YopJ

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