Breaking on through to the other side: protein export through the bacterial Sec system.

@article{Chatzi2013BreakingOT,
  title={Breaking on through to the other side: protein export through the bacterial Sec system.},
  author={Katerina E Chatzi and Marios Frantzeskos Sardis and Spyridoula Karamanou and Anastassios Economou},
  journal={The Biochemical journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={449 1},
  pages={25-37}
}
More than one-third of cellular proteomes traffic into and across membranes. Bacteria have invented several sophisticated secretion systems that guide various proteins to extracytoplasmic locations and in some cases inject them directly into hosts. Of these, the Sec system is ubiquitous, essential and by far the best understood. Secretory polypeptides are… CONTINUE READING