- Sabato D'Auria, CNR
- Chris Grant, University of Manchester
- Albert Jeltsch, Universität Stuttgart
- Joel Weiner, University of Alberta
- Tom Rowles, BioMed Central
Point mutation of basic amino acids in the coiled-coil domain of the adaptor protein CIN85 indicate the importance of these residues for the interaction of CIN85 with c-Cbl and phosphatidic acid.
The protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis possesses the coding capacity to produce an active β-fructofuranosidase, and cloning experiments indicate that this gene is transcribed, indicating that its inability to grow on sucrose is not due to it being unable to degrade this form of carbohydrate.
BMC Biochemistry 2011, 12:58
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