Microbodies in yeasts: structure, function and biogenesis.

  title={Microbodies in yeasts: structure, function and biogenesis.},
  author={Marten van der Klei Veenhuis and Wim Harder},
  journal={Microbiological sciences},
  volume={5 11},
Current knowledge on yeast microbodies is summarized. Emphasis is placed on their proliferation and metabolic function in relation to environmental conditions and the mechanisms involved in their biogenesis.