Published in Blood Weekly, December 31st, 2009
"While much is known about the function of the agr as a quorum sensing system that regulates virulence, not much is known about TRAP. TRAP is a 167-kDa protein that is highly conserved among staphylococci and is involved in DNA protection from stress. TRAP is membrane-associated but does not have a transmembrane domain, and thus it may be bound to the membrane through other proteins....
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