A Trimeric Protein Complex Functions as a Synaptic Chaperone Machine

  title={A Trimeric Protein Complex Functions as a Synaptic Chaperone Machine},
  author={S{\"o}nke Tobaben and Pratima Singh Thakur and Rafael Fern{\'a}ndez-Chac{\'o}n and Thomas C. S{\"u}dhof and Jens Rettig and Bernd Stahl},

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