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Research Article

Computational Prediction and Experimental Assessment of Secreted/Surface Proteins from Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv

  • Carolina Vizcaíno equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Carolina Vizcaíno, Daniel Restrepo-Montoya

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, Microbiology postgraduate program, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Daniel Restrepo-Montoya equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Carolina Vizcaíno, Daniel Restrepo-Montoya

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia, Intelligent Systems Research Laboratory – LISI, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia, Research Group on Combinatorial Algorithms – ALGOS-UN, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Diana Rodríguez,

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Luis F. Niño,

    Affiliations: Intelligent Systems Research Laboratory – LISI, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia, Research Group on Combinatorial Algorithms – ALGOS-UN, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Marisol Ocampo,

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Magnolia Vanegas,

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • María T. Reguero,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Biotecnología – IBUN, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Nora L. Martínez,

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Manuel E. Patarroyo,

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Manuel A. Patarroyo mail

    mapatarr.fidic@gmail.com

    Affiliations: Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

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  • Published: June 24, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000824

About the Authors

Carolina Vizcaíno, Daniel Restrepo-Montoya, Diana Rodríguez, Marisol Ocampo, Magnolia Vanegas, Nora L. Martínez, Manuel E. Patarroyo, Manuel A. Patarroyo
Fundación Instituto de Inmunología de Colombia – FIDIC, Bogotá, Colombia
Carolina Vizcaíno
Microbiology postgraduate program, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Carolina Vizcaíno, Daniel Restrepo-Montoya, Diana Rodríguez, Marisol Ocampo, Magnolia Vanegas, Nora L. Martínez, Manuel A. Patarroyo
School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia
Daniel Restrepo-Montoya, Luis F. Niño
Intelligent Systems Research Laboratory – LISI, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Daniel Restrepo-Montoya, Luis F. Niño
Research Group on Combinatorial Algorithms – ALGOS-UN, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
María T. Reguero
Instituto de Biotecnología – IBUN, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Manuel E. Patarroyo
School of Medicine, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

Corresponding Author

Email: mapatarr.fidic@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LFN MO MTR NLM MEP MAP. Performed the experiments: CV DRM DR MV. Analyzed the data: CV DRM LFN MO MTR NLM MEP MAP. Wrote the paper: CV DRM MEP MAP. Synthesized the peptides: MV.