Hemoglobin Endocytosis inLeishmaniaIs Mediated through a 46-kDa Protein Located in the Flagellar Pocket

Shantanu Sengupta, Jalaj Tripathi, Ruchi Tandon, Manoj Raje, Rajendra P. Roy, Sandip K. Basu, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay
1999 Journal of Biological Chemistry  
Four lines of evidence indicate that a specific high affinity binding site on the surface of Leishmania donovani promastigotes mediates rapid internalization and degradation of hemoglobin. 1) Binding and uptake of 125
doi:10.1074/jbc.274.5.2758 pmid:9915807 fatcat:h6awjcyncjeazcdfowjhqzrfk4