TITLE

Cell biology: Viruses get an ESCRT

AUTHOR(S)
Bucci, Mirella
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Nature Chemical Biology;Jul2013, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p408
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the study by Bissig and colleagues which reveals that the electrostatic and hydrophobic interactions have enhanced the interaction of ALG2-interacting protein X (ALIX) with lysobisphosphatidic acid (LBPA)-containing membranes.
ACCESSION #
88230503

 

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