Adaptins.

@article{Robinson1992Adaptins,
  title={Adaptins.},
  author={Margaret S Robinson},
  journal={Trends in cell biology},
  year={1992},
  volume={2 10},
  pages={293-7}
}
Clathrin has long been known to provide the structural basis for vesicle budding from the plasma membrane during endocytosis, but how is clathrin targeted specifically to some cellular membranes and not others? The answer seems to lie in the adaptors--protein complexes whose shape resembles the head of Mickey Mouse--which seem to be required both for… CONTINUE READING