This month’s Under the Lens discusses how recent advances in understanding the spatial integration of transcription and splicing sites have shed light on the mechanism that ensures monogenic antigen expression in trypanosomes.
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Ludzia, P., Akiyoshi, B. Illuminating the mechanism of monogenic antigen expression in trypanosomes. Nat Rev Microbiol 19, 746 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41579-021-00641-5