TITLE

The major protein import receptor of plastids is essential for chloroplast biogenesis

AUTHOR(S)
Bauer, Jorg; Kunhua Chen
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Nature;1/13/2000, Vol. 403 Issue 6766, p203
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Demonstrates that Arabidopsis thaliana Toc159, an integral membrane of GTPase, is essential to the biogenesis of chloroplasts. Analysis of in vitro import assays using isolated pea chloroplasts and recombinant precursors; Receptor activity of the Toc159 protein; Maintenance of basal protein import in an Arabidopsis mutant.
ACCESSION #
2762546

 

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