Chaperones: Inserting beta barrels into membranes

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Abstract

How β-barrel proteins are inserted into cellular membranes is poorly understood. New work has identified a sorting and assembly machinery that chaperones β-barrels into the mitochondrial outer membrane and is evolutionarily conserved from bacteria to man.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R207-R209
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume14
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 9 Mar 2004
Externally publishedYes

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