Protein Secretory Pathways
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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How to Cite
Blázquez, M. and Shennan, K. I. 2006. Protein Secretory Pathways. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
In many cells proteins can be secreted from particular sites of the membrane or in response to specific stimuli. The eukaryotic cell has developed mechanisms to ensure that proteins are targeted to the correct secretory pathway.
- lipid rafts, secretory pathways;
- sorting receptors;
- sorting signals;
- trans-Golgi network