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Protein secretion: Getting folded proteins across membranes

Authors
Journal
Current Biology
0960-9822
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
8
Issue
16
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/s0960-9822(07)00366-1
Keywords
  • Dispatch
Disciplines
  • Biology

Abstract

Abstract Work on metalloprotein export in bacteria, and protein import into chloroplasts, has converged in the recognition of a novel membrane translocation system with two fascinating properties: it is driven energetically by the transmembrane pH gradient, and it is capable of translocating folded proteins.

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