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Nadine Darwiche, Ghada Abou-Lteif, Tarek Najdi, Lina Kozhaya, Ahmad Abou Tayyoun, Ali Bazarbachi, Ghassan S. Dbaibo
Journal: Biochemical Journal
Biochem J (2005) 392 (1): 231–239.
Published: 08 November 2005
... lymphocytes, were consistently found to be less effective in HTLV-I-positive cells confirming their defect in de novo ceramide synthesis. Owing to its multipotent activities, the HTLV-I-encoded Tax protein was suspected to inhibit ceramide synthesis. Tax-transfected Molt-4 and HELA cells were less sensitive...