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Membrane fusion specificity

Jason B Bock

Genome Biology 2000, 1:reports0071  doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-5-reports0071

Published: 25 October 2000


Isolated SNARE proteins have been shown to confer only partial specificity on the fusion of artificial liposomes that mimic cellular membranes, modifying the SNARE hypothesis of membrane fusion.