Protein Folding In Vivo
Published Online: 3 MAY 2005
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Teter, S. and Hartl, F. U. 2005. Protein Folding In Vivo. eLS. .
- Published Online: 3 MAY 2005
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Proteins are composed of linear chains of amino acids. Upon synthesis in the cell, proteins must acquire a specific three-dimensional structure, a process known as folding, before they can perform their various functions in the cell.
- cellular machinery