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Biochem Soc Trans (2020) 48 (1): 25–37.
Published: 24 December 2019
...Robin A. Corey; Phillip J. Stansfeld; Mark S.P. Sansom Membranes are formed from a bilayer containing diverse lipid species with which membrane proteins interact. Integral, membrane proteins are embedded in this bilayer, where they interact with lipids from their surroundings, whilst peripheral...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2016) 44 (3): 883–890.
Published: 09 June 2016
... iron binding, with the curvature of the surfaces determining the particle size. We suggest these may aid design of biomimetic additives for future green nanoparticle production. iron-binding protein magnetite nucleation magnetosome magnetotactic bacteria membrane protein Mms6 Nanoscale...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2013) 41 (1): 185–190.
Published: 29 January 2013
... © The Authors Journal compilation © 2013 Biochemical Society 2013 detergent G-protein-coupled receptor membrane protein thermostability Determining the structures of proteins by X-ray diffraction relies on generating milligram quantities of pure, correctly folded material, which can...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2012) 40 (6): 1291–1294.
Published: 21 November 2012
... and functional mechanisms of this focal protein. Understanding the structure and function of membrane proteins is hampered by inherent difficulties associated with their purification since the choice of the detergents play a critical role in the protein structure and stability. In the present mini-review, we...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 747–750.
Published: 20 May 2011
...Gunnar von Heijne Membrane proteins currently receive a lot of attention, in large part thanks to a steady stream of high-resolution X-ray structures. Although the first few structures showed proteins composed of tightly packed bundles of very hydrophobic more or less straight transmembrane α...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 761–766.
Published: 20 May 2011
...Anthony G. Lee Intrinsic membrane proteins are solvated by a shell of lipid molecules interacting with the membrane-penetrating surface of the protein; these lipid molecules are referred to as annular lipids. Lipid molecules are also found bound between transmembrane α-helices; these are referred...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 813–818.
Published: 20 May 2011
... is purified away from all others. For soluble proteins, this process is greatly aided by the lack of any restriction on the free and independent diffusion of individual protein particles in three dimensions. This is not the case for membrane proteins, as the membrane itself forms a continuum that joins...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 751–760.
Published: 20 May 2011
... of the intersubunit interactions of membrane protein complexes that contain both hydrophobic and hydrophilic subunits. In the present paper, we focus on the vitamin B 12 importer of Escherichia coli , BtuCD, that contains two transmembrane BtuC subunits and two ATP-binding BtuD subunits. We have studied the factors...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 767–774.
Published: 20 May 2011
...William Dowhan; Mikhail Bogdanov To determine how the lipid environment affects membrane protein structure and function, strains of Escherichia coli were developed in which normal phospholipid composition can be altered or foreign lipids can be introduced. The properties of LacY (lactose permease...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2011) 39 (3): 707–718.
Published: 20 May 2011
... ]. The functional significance of any particular GluN1 isoform is presently unknown, but isoform-specific phosphorylation [ 15 ] and trafficking [ 16 ] have been detected. 1 email rf3@sanger.ac.uk glutamate receptor hetero-oligomeric protein ionotropic receptor membrane protein N -methyl- D...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2009) 37 (4): 643–652.
Published: 22 July 2009
...Paul Curnow Integral membrane proteins are important biological macromolecules with structural features and functionalities that make them attractive targets for nanotechnology. I provide here a broad review of current activity in nanotechnology related to membrane proteins, including...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2009) 37 (2): 400–407.
Published: 20 March 2009
... transfer membrane protein photosynthesis purple bacterium reaction centre Rhodobacter 1 email m.r.jones@bristol.ac.uk 14 10 2008 The movement of charge through the RC is extremely efficient, in the sense that almost every P* state created produces a P + Q B − radical...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2009) 37 (2): 392–399.
Published: 20 March 2009
... Biochemical Society 2009 electron transfer haem-copper oxidase membrane protein nitric oxide nitrous oxide proton transfer The volume of nitrous oxide (N 2 O) discharged into the atmosphere each year is lower compared with carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) and methane. However, because it persists...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2008) 36 (6): 1169–1174.
Published: 19 November 2008
... Society 2008 electron transfer haem-copper oxidase membrane protein proton pump proton transfer redox reaction Cyt c O catalyses the oxidation of four molecules of cytochrome c and the reduction of O 2 to H 2 O ( eqn 1a ). The electrons are donated from the relatively positive ( P...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2008) 36 (5): 996–1000.
Published: 19 September 2008
...C. Roy D. Lancaster; Elena Herzog; Hanno D. Juhnke; M. Gregor Madej; Florian G. Müller; Rajsekhar Paul; Philipp G. Schleidt Membrane protein complexes can support both the generation and utilization of a transmembrane electrochemical proton potential (Δ p ), either by supporting transmembrane...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2008) 36 (1): 27–32.
Published: 22 January 2008
...Mark S.P. Sansom; Kathryn A. Scott; Peter J. Bond An understanding of the interactions of membrane proteins with a lipid bilayer environment is central to relating their structure to their function and stability. A high-throughput approach to prediction of membrane protein interactions with a lipid...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2007) 35 (5): 835–847.
Published: 25 October 2007
... years ago, and, since then, research in this area has expanded on a global scale. In this review, the key discoveries in this field are summarized, and recent studies of bacterial twin-arginine signal-peptide-binding proteins are discussed. membrane protein membrane transport molecular chaperone...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (6): 1225–1230.
Published: 26 October 2005
... ], and the emerging chain is pushed through the channel as it is synthesized and emerges from the ribosome [ 11 , 12 ]. 1 email: ian.collinson@bristol.ac.uk 22 7 2005 membrane protein protein translocation secretion SecYEG translocon Polypeptide transport and import usually...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 924–930.
Published: 26 October 2005
..., and as a result it will be difficult to model PS-II lipids until there are significant improvements in the resolution of the available structures, and these are eagerly awaited. The purple bacterial reaction centre is arguably the most intensively studied membrane protein in nature [ 38 ], and certainly...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 1012–1015.
Published: 26 October 2005
...S.H. White; G. von Heijne Membrane-protein integration, folding and assembly processes in vivo depend on complex targeting, translocation, chaperoning, and sorting machineries that somehow read the ‘molecular code’ built into the nascent polypeptide, ultimately producing a properly folded protein...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 996–999.
Published: 26 October 2005
...N.H. Awayn; M.F. Rosenberg; A.B. Kamis; L.A. Aleksandrov; J.R. Riordan; R.C. Ford Cystic fibrosis, one of the major human inherited diseases, is caused by defects in the CFTR (cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator), a cell-membrane protein. CFTR acts as a chloride channel which can...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 938–942.
Published: 26 October 2005
...C. Hunte Many membrane proteins selectively bind defined lipid species. This specificity has an impact on correct insertion, folding, structural integrity and full functionality of the protein. How are these different tasks achieved? Recent advances in structural research of membrane proteins...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (5): 910–912.
Published: 26 October 2005
...P.J. Bond; J. Cuthbertson; M.S.P. Sansom Interactions between membrane proteins and detergents are important in biophysical and structural studies and are also biologically relevant in the context of folding and transport. Despite a paucity of high-resolution data on protein–detergent interactions...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (4): 851–857.
Published: 01 August 2005
... be addressed (email m.r.jones@bristol.ac.uk ). bacteriochlorophyll electron transfer membrane protein photosynthetic bacteria protein engineering reaction centre Publication of the X-ray crystal structure of the Rhodopseudomonas viridis reaction centre in the mid-1980s revealed...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2005) 33 (1): 56–58.
Published: 01 February 2005
.... 1 To whom correspondence should be addressed (email t.drepper@fz-juelich.de ). 30 9 2004 © 2005 The Biochemical Society 2005 heterologous expression membrane protein redox enzyme Rhodobacter capsulatus T 7 RNA-polymerase uptake hydrogenase Among photosynthetic...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2004) 32 (6): 1130–1132.
Published: 26 October 2004
... isolates compared with those from asymptomatic carriers [ 9 ]. The N. gonorrhoeae IgA1 protease is capable of digesting human lysosome-associated membrane protein and, thus, could help phagocytosed bacteria escape killing within macrophages [ 10 ]. Neisseria is capable of modulating programmed cell death...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2004) 32 (5): 738–741.
Published: 26 October 2004
...: Biological Information Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, 2-41-6 Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0064, Japan (email t-okada@aist.go.jp ). 17 6 2004 © 2004 The Biochemical Society 2004 crystal structure G-protein-coupled receptor membrane protein...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2004) 32 (6): 1122–1123.
Published: 26 October 2004
... in cellular differentiation and its disorders. 1 To whom correspondence should be addressed (email WS.Gilmore@ulster.ac.uk ). 8 7 2004 © 2004 The Biochemical Society 2004 annexin differentiation haematopoiesis membrane protein Annexin A2 has been shown to be up-regulated...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2004) 32 (5): 659–662.
Published: 26 October 2004
...S. High; B.M. Abell The post-translational integration of tail-anchored proteins at the endoplasmic reticulum represents a novel and distinct pathway for membrane protein synthesis. Studies of various precursors, exemplified by the synaptobrevins and cytochrome b5 , indicate that multiple routes...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2004) 32 (3): 520–523.
Published: 01 June 2004
...: a Biochemical Society Focused Meeting held at Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, 25 November 2003 25 November 2003 © 2004 Biochemical Society 2004 Golgi isotope-coded affinity tag (ICAT) membrane protein organelle quantitative proteomics Abbreviations used: 2D, two-dimensional...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2002) 30 (4): 715–718.
Published: 01 August 2002
... © 2002 Biochemical Society 2002 heavy metal ion transport membrane protein mercuric ion resistance Biometals 2002: Third International Biometals Symposium ever, two significant deviations were observed. First, halobacterial DpsA exhibits from position 164 to 167 a linear break splitting...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2001) 29 (6): 732–736.
Published: 01 November 2001
...J. A. Schmid; H. Just; H. H. Sitte The formation of oligomeric structures has been proposed for a large number of membrane proteins, including G-protein-coupled receptors and ion channels. Biochemical studies employing gel filtration, cross-linking or co-immunoprecipitation techniques showed...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2001) 29 (4): 589–593.
Published: 01 August 2001
...P. I. Haris It is estimated that membrane proteins comprise as much as 30% of most genomes. Yet our knowledge of membrane-protein folding is still in its infancy. Consequently, there is a great need for developing approaches that can further advance our understanding of how peptides and proteins...
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Biochem Soc Trans (2001) 29 (4): 559–564.
Published: 01 August 2001
...J. D. Lear; H. Gratkowski; W. F. DeGrado Our current level of understanding of membrane-protein folding is primitive, but it is beginning to advance. Previously [Choma, Gratkowski, Lear and DeGrado (2000) Nat. Struct. Biol. 7, 161–166], we described studies of the association in detergent micelles...