TITLE

Molecular determinants of exocytosis

AUTHOR(S)
Bruns, Dieter; Jahn, Reinhard
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Pflugers Archiv European Journal of Physiology;Jan2002, Vol. 443 Issue 3, p333
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Membrane fusion processes occur throughout the cell. Among those, exocytosis of secretory organelles is probably one of the fastest fusion events animal cells can achieve. Structural and functional studies have provided a conceptual framework and a starting point for our mechanistic understanding of how SNARE proteins may contribute to the final step in exocytosis.
ACCESSION #
16131474

 

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